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Tennessee Registered Agent Info

Let me tell you about registered agent service in Tennessee.

Define a registered agent?

A registered agent, otherwise known as a statutory agent, is an individual with a physical presence in Tennessee who is responsible for receiving legal service of process for your business. Your registered agent is required to be available and present during normal business hours.

Sum it up for me, who can be a registered agent?

Your Tennessee statutory agent needs to be a company or person who is a legal citizen of Tennessee. A registered agent ought to be present to receive legal documents during regular business hours. Registered agents in Tennessee must provide a lawful, physical address within Tennessee.

How does my company benefit from having an Tennessee registered agent?

Tennessee businesses benefit in many ways by selecting a registered agent. Obviously, nominating a statutory agent keeps your business entity in compliance with state law. With as your registered agent, as soon as you are sent any service of process, legal notice, letter or annual report notice – we accept those in your place. Within minutes, we’re uploading your files into your customer account. You’ll get an instant notification of any paperwork we scan into your registered agent account. Additionally, we also keep an eye on your Tennessee annual report due dates and email you reminders with how-to links so you can complete your report ahead of schedule with the Tennessee Secretary of State.

What should I be looking for when selecting a registered agent?

Practical Knowledge: You want to choose a registered agent who knows what they’re doing, who’s been acting as a registered agent for several years and has a solid track record.

Customer Service: Let’s say you need to clarify or have a question about some aspect of your business as it relates to the State of Tennessee. You don’t want to talk to a person reading off a script in a call center in some foreign country, you want to chat with a consumer service rep who actually knows a thing or two about business registered agent service.

Optional Services: In addition to basic registered agent service (by accepting your legal papers), make sure your registered agent offers more services like: Pre-populated documents for state filings, reminders for important filing deadlines and due dates, any other tools that will keep your business in good standing with the state.