Iowa Secretary of State Price Increases – Effective 01/01/18

Effective 01/01/2018, the IA SOS will increase the fees for UCC Filings and Biennial Report Filings as follows:

·         UCC Electronic Filings – the $5 fee will become $10

·         UCC Paper Filings:

·         For one or two pages – the $10 fee will become $20

·         For more than two pages – the $20 fee will become $40

·         Biennial Reports Electronic Filings – the $30 fee will become $45

·         Biennial Reports Paper Filings – the $45 fee will become $60 

 These fee increases are scheduled to return back to the lower previous fee amounts after five years.  The additional funds raised during this time will go toward funding business technology upgrades – interfaces and systems.