The Vermont Statutes Online
Vermont Business Corporations
(a) Unless a
delayed effective date is specified, the corporate existence begins when the
secretary of state issues a certificate of incorporation, after finding that
the articles of incorporation conform to law, and that all fees imposed under
section 1.22 of this title have been paid.
secretary of state's filing of the articles of incorporation is conclusive
proof that the incorporators satisfied all conditions precedent to
incorporation except in a proceeding by the state to cancel or revoke the
incorporation or involuntarily dissolve the corporation.
secretary of state shall maintain a separate record of the number of
corporations that deliver articles of incorporation to the secretary for filing
by electronic transmission. (Added 1993, No. 85, § 2, eff. Jan. 1, 1994;
amended 2009, No. 78 (Adj. Sess.), § 44c, eff. April 15, 2010.)