This dataset contains listing of 2.4m active corporations and other business entities
registered with the New York State Department of State (NYSDOS).
Business corporations, not-for-profit corporations, limited liability companies and limited
partnerships must file a formation document with the New York State Department of State in
order to do business within the State of New York.
Out-of-state corporations which choose to do business in New York State must file with the
Department of State an application for authority.
Each corporation is registered with the following information:
Department of State (DOS) ID,
initial DOS filling date,
jurisdiction state or country,
business location (street address, city, zip code),