Checking Account

It is recommended that each group get their own checking account.  The instructions and forms can be found on the Minnesota Secretary of State website.

Minnesota Secretary of State: Steven Simon
All of the forms and regulations governing non-profit organizations are administrated by this office.

Group Checking Account Process
A document created to help you navigate the process obtaining the required Employer Identification Number or EIN.  There is a link to the form below.  You can find more detailed information by going directly to the Office of the Minnesota Secretary of State website.

MN State Filing for Assumed Name 022012 Form
The instructions for filing, amending, canceling, renewing, and publication requirements to help you with the process of filing for an assumed name.

Instructions for Form SS-4
Form SS-4 Application for Employer Identification Number (EIN) (Rev. February 2016)
Instructions to assist you in completing the SS-4 form and the actual application for obtaining your federally required SS-4 Employer Identification Number (EIN) form.