BizTerm Definition
Articles of Amendment
Short Definition
Filing to amend articles (for INC or LLC)
Full Definition

When a corporation or limited liability company wish to amend their artices (the document used to form the entity), it needs to file with their formation state agency articles of amendment.  Typically, articles of amendment are used to change the name or with a corporation, the number of shares and/or par value.  But, articles of amendment can used to add, remove, or change most articles in the articles of organization (LLC) or articles of incorporation (INC).

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