Certificate Of Incorporation

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Definition: Certificate Of Incorporation



What is the dictionary definition of Certificate Of Incorporation?

Dictionary Definition


n. document which some states issue to prove a corporation’s existence upon the filing of articles of incorporation. In most states, the articles are sufficient proof.


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Definition Sources


Definitions for Certificate Of Incorporation are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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