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California Business Connect is an information technology project that:

  • Automates paper-based processes; allowing business to file and request copies of records online 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
  • Provides access to Secretary of State business records allowing the public and government agencies to perform functions in a more efficient manner.
  • Allows fee payments to be processed within one business day.

California Business Connect Accomplishments

The California Business Connect project reports project accomplishments to the Joint Legislative Budget Committee each quarter. The table below summarizes the project's accomplishments and includes links to our deployed online filings.

New CBC Online ServiceImplementation DateNumber of Online Submissions as of 3/31/2020

LLC Statements of Information ​

6/2/2017 1,255,589

Trademark Registration ​

1/11/2018 13,924

LLC Formations 

5/8/2018 224,477

LLC Terminations ​

12/27/2018 36,175

Trademark Modifications ​

10/8/2018 444

Corporation Statements of Information 

11/6/2019 168,968

Corporation Formations ​

3/27/2020 49