NAME of Business:
There are a few reasons why a cessation is filed - (1)the business has closed (2)the business is sold (3)the business name or structure is changing (4)a new owner is added (5)an existing owner departs. In the case of a departing owner only a 'partial' cessation is required. When a partial cessation is filed the "remaining owner" is the one who files and signs the cessation - the business continues without interruption.
PARTIAL CESSATION is being filed to remove the name of an existing owner.The name of the owner being removed is:
COMPLETE CESSATION is being filed: (check one)
Business has closed or been sold Business name is changing;Business structure is changing Adding a new owner
Date of this cessation:
COMPLETE cessation must include the names and address of ALL owners as set forth on the original registration.
Cessation shall be sworn to and filed by a surviving partner, member of the organization, officer of the corporation, or person so doing business, his executor or administrator in front of a notary public.
Signature and Title____________________________________________________
Subscribed and sworn to before me this _______ day of__________________________________
Notary Public Signature____________________________commission expiration
$20.00 FEE payable to Vermont Secretary of State must be attached.
File in duplicate with a self-addressed envelope.