Are you currently serving as a Colorado registered agent, but no longer wish to fulfill this position?
The state of Colorado has a simple process for resigning as a registered agent, but you should be aware of the relevant rules and regulations before you attempt to do so. In this guide, we’ll tell you everything you need to know to resign as a registered agent in Colorado.
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How to Resign as a Registered Agent in Colorado
If you no longer wish to serve as a registered agent for a Colorado corporation, limited liability company (LLC), limited partnership, limited liability partnership, or business trust, there’s one straightforward document you’ll need to fill out.
The Statement of Change Regarding Resignation or Other Termination of Registered Agent is the only form that a current registered agent needs to complete in order to step down from his/her position. While it can be viewed in PDF format at this link, it must be completed and submitted online using the Colorado Secretary of State’s online filing platform. To complete the documents for submission, you can follow this link to search the entity name and start the resignation form. To complete the process, you’ll need the following information:
- The entity ID number
- The resignation date
- The registered agent’s name
- The current registered agent’s street address
After completion, you will be prompted to pay a $10.00 standard processing fee.
After filing, it’s preferred that you submit official notice to the business entity, informing them of your resignation.
The process for resigning as a registered agent for a Colorado business entity is quite simple, but it’s very important that you complete these steps accurately.
You certainly don’t want to make a mistake that leads to your resignation not being processed correctly, because registered agents are liable for failure to fulfill their responsibilities. We hope this article answered any questions you had about resigning as a registered agent in Colorado!