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Forms and applications available on this page are in PDF. To view these forms you will need the Adobe Acrobat Reader or other pdf reader. If you do not have a PDF reader you can download the free Adobe Acrobat Reader at http://www.adobe.com
You may also request forms or applications be mailed to you by using the email addresses below for each division.


Businesses: Corporate Charter Division
For more information visit the Corporate Charter page or email the division at sdat.charterhelp@maryland.gov.

Mail completed forms to: State Department of Assessments and Taxation, Charter Division, 301 W. Preston Street; 8th Fl, Baltimore, MD 21201-2395.
You can fax completed forms with Mastercard or Visa payment information to 410-333-7097; for your convenience use the Charter Fax Cover Sheet.  Most of the filing fees for these documents are included in the instructions. You may also view the filing fee schedule online. 
Note:  Due to the fact that the laws governing the formation and operation of business entities and the effectiveness of a UCC Financing Statement involves more than filing documents with our office, we suggest you consult an attorney, accountant or other professional.  Our staff can not act as consultants. Register your business online
CREATE OR START A NEW BUSINESS IN MARYLAND
Affordable Housing Land Trust
Application for Sole Proprietorship and/or General Partnership (this form is to be filed with the Business Personal Property unit)
MAKE CHANGES TO AN EXISTING BUSINESS
Articles of Amendment (LLC)
Articles of Amendment for Religious Corporation
Certificate of Conveyance and instructions
Corrections: Instructions for submission of correction documents
Family Farm LLC Articles of Amendment form and instructions
END OR CANCEL A BUSINESS
Trade Name Cancellation form and instructions
REVIVE A BUSINESS
FOREIGN (non-Maryland) BUSINESSES
When a non-Maryland corporation, LLC, LLP, LP, etc. makes a initial filing with SDAT that creates or reactivates an account, that filing must be accompanied by written proof of existence from the home state, generally the equivalent of a Certificate of Status.

Statutory Trust Registration
Certificate of Cancellation of a Foreign LLC
Certificate of Cancellation of a Foreign Limited Partnership
Application for Termination for a Foreign Corporation form
Miscellaneous Forms

Ground Rent Registration Form
Reporting Changes to a Previously Filed Ground Rent Registration
Reporting Redemption of a Ground Rent Lease

Electric Companies: Rate Stabilization Property Notice


Business Personal Property
Mail completed forms to:
State Department of Assessments and Taxation, Personal Property Division, 301 W. Preston Street; 8th FL, Baltimore, MD 21201-2395. For more information visit the Business Personal Property page. E-mail: sdat.persprop@maryland.gov


2014 Personal Property Forms
The forms in this section can be filled in on your computer.

Domestic & Foreign Corporations, LLC, LLP and LP 2014

Sole Proprietorships and General Partnerships 2014


      
  Miscellaneous Personal Property Forms


Business UCC Filings
Mail completed forms to: State Department of Assessments and Taxation, Corporate Charter Division, 301 W. Preston Street; 8th FL, Baltimore, MD 21201-2395. For more information visit the Financing Statement page.

NOTE: Under Maryland Criminal Law, a PERSON WHO FILES IN THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF THE DEPARTMENT OF ASSESSMENTS AND TAXATION A LIEN OR ENCUMBRANCE AGAINST THE PERSONAL PROPERTY OF ANOTHER THAT IS BASED ON A FALSE, FICTITIOUS OR FRAUDULENT STATEMENT IS GUILTY OF A MISDEMEANOR AND SUBJECT TO IMPRISONMENT NOT EXCEEDING ONE YEAR OR A FINE NOT EXCEEDING $10,000 OR BOTH FOR THE FIRST OFFENSE.

Note:  Due to the fact that the laws governing the formation and operation of business entities and the effectiveness of a UCC Financing Statement involves more than filing documents with our office, we suggest you consult an attorney, accountant or other professional.


Real Property
For further information, or to receive a particular tax exemption application, contact your local Department of Assessments and Taxation office.  For information on a variety of Maryland property subjects visit the Real Property page.
Most of the applications and forms below must be returned to the local assessment office where the property is located

Petition for Review of Real Property
Property Owner Change of Address Form
Designated Property Representative Form
Membership in a Cooperative Corporation
Residential Worksheet Request Form
 
Ground Rent Registration Form
Reporting Changes to a Previously Filed Ground Rent Registration
Reporting Redemption of a Ground Rent Lease
 
Agricultural Use Assessment
Blind Persons
Charitable Property
Fraternal, Benevolent, or Educational Property
Governmentally Owned Property
Surviving Spouses of Disabled Veterans
Surviving Spouse of a Military Casualty
MD Land Instrument Intake Sheet (Link to Maryland Judiciary Court Forms Index Page)

Commercial Property Income Questionnaires
For further information, or to receive a particular questionnaire, contact your local Department of Assessments and Taxation office. Completed questionnaires must be returned to the appropriate local assessment office.

Apartment Building Hotel/Motel
Assisted Living Facility Marina
Campground Mobile Home Park
Cemetery Nursing Home
Commercial/ Industrial Section 42 Tax Credit Property
Garage and Parking Lot Subsidized Housing
Golf Course Tenant List & Rent Schedule

Tax Credits
Mail completed applications to: State Department of Assessments & Taxation, Tax Credit Program, 301 W. Preston Street, Baltimore, Md. 21201-2395. For more information about this program visit the Tax Credit page.  
Email: sdat.taxcreditapp@maryland.gov

Homestead Credit information for owner-occupied residential property
Homestead Application
Homeowners Tax Credit ApplicationThis is an income based program