Many businesses will register to operate in multiple states. For every state that a business is registered in, Middesk returns a registration record.

{
  "object": "registration",
  "id": "53a101f2-d671-4c0a-89b6-6c069e5a3857",
  "name": "MIDDESK, INC.",
  "status": "active",
  "entity_type": "CORPORATION",
  "file_number": "C4221590",
  "addresses": [
    "577 Howard St Suite 400 San Francisco CA 94105"
  ],
  "officers": [
        {
          "name": "KYLE MACK",
          "roles": [
            "Agent"
          ]
        }
      ],  
  "registration_date": "2018-12-21",
  "state": "CA",
  "score": 0.928135335445404,
  "source": "https://businesssearch.sos.ca.gov/CBS",
  "jurisdiction": "DOMESTIC"
}

Attribute

Type

Description

name

string

The name that is registered with the Secretary of State in that state

status

string

The current filing status of that business in that state. Possible values are:

  • active - The business license is active and in good standing in that state
  • inactive - The business license is inactive in that state
  • unknown - The state does not provide business license status

entity_type

string

The type of entity as detailed in formation

file_number

string

The unique identifier for that business with the state.

addresses

string[]

An array containing a list of the addresses that are filed with the state

jurisdiction

string

A string indicating is a FOREIGN or DOMESTIC filing in this state.

officers

object[]

A nested object containing the details of each officer or agent mentioned on a given registration record

officers.name

string

The full name of the officer or agent that is listed as associated with the entity.

officers.roles

string

The known title of the officer or agent associated with the entity.

registration_date

string

The date that this business registered with the specific state for operation.

state

string

The state in reference

source

string

A link to the secretary of state website for that specific state