Webinar - Starting Your Business in Illinois


This workshop is intended for individuals who are NOT yet in business. - Already in business? Call the telephone number below to schedule a meeting with one of our Small Business Development Advisers. - These informal workshops are offered by Bradley University's Illinois Small Business Development Center and co-sponsored by Morton Community Bank at NO COST and are open to the public.

Topics include the following: 

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

There is no cost for these webinars.

Tuesday, January 12   10:00am- 12:00pm
Wednesday, January 27   5:30pm- 7:30pm
Thursday, February 11   10:00am - 12:00pm
Tuesday, February 23   5:30pm - 7:30pm
Tuesday, March 9   10:00am - 12:00pm
Wednesday, March 17   5:30pm - 7:30pm
Thursday, April 8   10:00am - 12:00pm
Wednesday, April 21   5:30pm - 7:30pm
Thursday, May 6   10:00am - 12:00pm
Wednesday, May 19   5:30pm - 7:30pm
Tuesday, June 8   10:00am - 12:00pm
Wednesday, June 23   5:30pm - 7:30pm

Registration is required. Register online at: www.bradley.edu/turner/sybil, email: sybil@bradley.edu or call (309) 677-2992. All workshops are being held by zoom video. If you would like, you may also call in by phone.