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New Business Filings Summary


Number of Records Filed in Calendar Year           

Download a printable version of this table going back to 1990: NewBusinessFilingSummary.pdf                                                                                                     

  2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
                       
Minnesota Business
Corporation
13,051 12,673 11,196 9,840 8,858 8,416 6,614 5,965 6,390 5,889 5,909
Minnesota Limited
Liability Companies
8,088 10,167 11,889 19,133 21,481 31,190 25,244 24,923 30,216 29,175 30,449
Minnesota Nonprofit
Corporations
2,429 2,616 2,357 2,206 2,064 2,002 2,012 1,905 2,226 2,186 2,214
Assumed Names 18,057 17,974 18,882 18,231 17,120 16,534 16,248 13,934 15,510 14,928 14,079
Foreign Corporations 1,985 2,020 2,079 2,014 1,772 1,707 1,777 1,623 1,817 1,658 1,725
Foreign Corporations
(Nonprofit)
x x x x x x x 24 138 106 105
Minnesota Cooperative x x x x x x x 9 13 14 23
Foreign Cooperative x x x x x x x 3 9 9 5
Cooperative Association x x x x x x x 2 30 8 15
Foreign Limited Liability
Companies
1,272 1,478 1,689 1,819 1,519 1,400 1,520 1,606 1,897 1,838 2,385
Minnesota Limited
Partnerships
404 366 351 335 316 264 278 278 366 275 230
Foreign Limited
Partnerships
115 98 78 74 71 53 67 55 65 102 90
Minnesota Limited
Liability Partnership
699 641 611 521 521 428 339 266 375 412 423
Foreign Limited
Liability Partnerships
13 20 23 25 16 23 17 34 29 22 32
Trademark x x x x x x x 128 506 340 426
Reservation of Name 3,446 2,596 1,511 1,584 1,399 1,321 1,107 968 1,240 1,298 1,330
TOTALS 49,559 50,649 50,666 55,782 55,137 63,338 55,223 51,723 60,827 58,260 59,440