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My church has its 501c3 but I cannot find confirmation that

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My church has its 501c3 but I cannot find confirmation that we were ever incorporated. I need to get that done ASAP. What is the quickest way for me to incorporate my non-profit church
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Customer: This is a United Methodist Church. Operate under the rules of a Book of Discipline so we would have bylaws and officers elected, etc, but I don't know what papers we would need to file to become officially incorporated.
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Business Law
Expert:  Loren replied 1 year ago.
Good afternoon. I am Loren, a licensed attorney, and I look forward to assisting you.Which state? Have you checked with your Sec. of State's office to see if there is a record of the church incorporating?