Starting a Business in Illinois Workshop

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Date(s) - July 24, 2018
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Fondulac Bank, Folepi


For over 15 years, the Illinois Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at the Turner Center for Entrepreneurship has provided business counseling and support to entrepreneurs and existing businesses.

We’ve done this by providing businesses with the resources needed to solve business-related problems and take advantage of new opportunities. We have assisted over 200 companies obtain loans in excess of $2.8 million to start or expand their businesses, which have created or retained more than 1,300 jobs.

Topics covered will include the following:

  • How to get the business name registered
  • Where to get a tax ID number
  • Licenses & permits
  • What legal form to choose (proprietorship, partnership, corporation)
  • Sales taxes
  • Estimated quarterly income tax
  • Employee taxes
  • Financing your business
  • Preparing a business plan
  • Federal, State, City and County Requirements
  • Legal Structure

This workshop is free to the public; however, registration is required to accommodate seating. To learn more or to register, visit: