Terms Used In Wisconsin Statutes 181.1622

  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Following: when used by way of reference to any statute section, means the section next following that in which the reference is made. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • in writing: includes any representation of words, letters, symbols or figures. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • State: when applied to states of the United States, includes the District of Columbia, the commonwealth of Puerto Rico and the several territories organized by Congress. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • Year: means a calendar year, unless otherwise expressed; "year" alone means "year of our Lord". See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
   (1)    Content. Each domestic corporation and each foreign corporation authorized to transact business in this state shall file with the department an annual report that includes all of the following information:
      (a)    The name of the domestic corporation or foreign corporation and the state or country under whose law it is incorporated.
      (b)    The mailing address of its registered office and the name of its registered agent at that office in this state.
      (c)    The mailing address of its current principal office.
      (d)    The name and business address of each director and principal officer.
      (e)    A brief description of the nature of its business.
      (f)    Whether the corporation has members.
   (2)   Accuracy. Information in the annual report shall be current as of the date on which the annual report is executed on behalf of a domestic corporation.
   (3)   Filing deadline.
      (a)    A domestic corporation shall deliver its annual report to the department in each year following the calendar year in which the domestic corporation was incorporated or domesticated under s. 181.1533, during the calendar year quarter in which the anniversary date of incorporation occurs.
      (b)    A foreign corporation authorized to transact business in this state shall deliver its annual report to the department during the first calendar quarter of each year following the calendar year in which the foreign corporation becomes authorized to transact business in this state.
   (4)   Failure to contain required information. If an annual report does not contain the information required by this section, the department shall promptly notify the reporting domestic corporation or foreign corporation in writing and return the report to it for correction. The notice shall comply with s. 181.0141. If the annual report is corrected to contain the information required by this section and delivered to the department within 30 days after the effective date of the notice under s. 181.0141 (5), the annual report is timely filed.
   (5)   Effective date of report. An annual report is effective on the date that it is filed by the department.