File a Going Out of Business Sale - Notice of Intent

About the N​otice of Intent

A person or business may not sell, offer for sale or advertise for sale merchandise at a going out of business sale,​​ unless the person has filed a notice of intent with the Secretary of State.

1. Choose the corre​ct a Notice of Intent application form.

Is the merchandise being sold owned by an individual or a business? 

Fill out and submit the online form.

2. Display your Notice of Int​ent

After you submit the application, you will receive a copy of the notice of intent you have just filed from the Secretary of State. The law requires that you display this notice of intent in a prominent place at the location of the going out of business sale. 

Notice of Intent Search

Search for a filed notice of intent.

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