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https://www2.illinois.gov/services/IDOT/designated-truck-route
Designated Truck Route List, IDOT
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A listing of all Class I and II Designated Truck Routes under the jurisdiction of the State of Illinois Department of Transportation and/or The Illinois Tollway or Chicago Skyway.
https://www2.illinois.gov/services/GOV/business-rules-regulations
Lookup Business Rules & Regulations
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Links to laws and how they're enforced related to doing business in Illinois
https://www2.illinois.gov/services/SOS/llc-name
Corporate & Limited Liability Company (LLC) Name Search
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Corp and LLC Certificate of Good Standing allows you to search for information regarding corporations, not-for-profit corporations, limited partnerships, limited liability companies and limited liability partnerships, as well as, other business-related information.
https://www2.illinois.gov/services/IDPH/food-service-sanitation
Food Service Sanitation Manager Certification
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Food Service Sanitation Manager Certification (FSSMC) is required by Section 750.540 of the Illinois Food Service Sanitation Code based on the food service establishment’s risk category assigned by the local health department. A FSSMC is earned by completing an approved eight hour course with an Illinois approved instructor and passing a national exam accredited by the Conference for Food Protection, then paying a fee to IDPH, which is valid for five years from the exam date.
https://www2.illinois.gov/services/ILCC/liquor-lookup
Liquor License Lookup
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Search for Illinois liquor licensees online.
https://www2.illinois.gov/services/IDOR/business-taxes-pay
Business Taxes Web Pay
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Make business tax payments online with MyTax Illinois.
https://www2.illinois.gov/services/SOS/llc-filings
Corporation & Limited Liability Corporation Online Filings
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Business Services Home Page allows you to access the areas of Business Services and their forms.
https://www2.illinois.gov/services/GOV/illinois-business-information
Illinois Business Information
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Links to information and resources for starting, running, expanding, relocating, or closing a business
https://www2.illinois.gov/services/IDOR/certificate-resale
Certificate of Resale
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Learn more about Certificate of Resale requirements for Illinois businesses.
https://www2.illinois.gov/services/IDOR/sales-tax-filing
Sales Tax Web Filing
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File sales taxes online utlizing MyTax Illinois.
https://www2.illinois.gov/services/SOS/locate-reg-bus-names
Locate Registered Business Names
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On here twice: Corp and LLC Certificate of Good Standing allows you to search for information regarding corporations, not-for-profit corporations, limited partnerships, limited liability companies and limited liability partnerships, as well as, other business-related information.
https://www2.illinois.gov/services/CMS/contract-opportunities
Find State Contract Opportunities
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Find Current Contract Opportunities and recent contract award notices.
https://www2.illinois.gov/services/IDOR/taxes-festivals
Taxes at Fairs Festivals Flea Markets and Craft Shows
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View information on Illinois sales tax requirements for retailers.
https://www2.illinois.gov/services/IDOT/land -acquisition-procurements
Land Acquisition Procurements
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Extensive land acquisition activity is often required to complete IDOT's Multi-Year Multi-Modal Transportation Improvement Program. To accomplish the program without appreciably increasing the number of IDOT personnel or performing services for which the department does not have specialized expertise, the department utilizes outside vendors.
https://www2.illinois.gov/services/IDOT/oversize-permits
Oversize/Overweight Permits
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IDOT may, at its discretion, upon application and good cause being shown therefore, issue special permits authorizing applicants to operate or move a vehicle or combination of vehicles of a size or weight of vehicle or load exceeding the maximum specified in this Act or otherwise not in conformity with this Act upon any highway under the jurisdiction of the state of Illinois.
https://www2.illinois.gov/services/DCEO/marketing-development
Find Marketing & Product Development Assistance
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Local and regional business guides
https://www2.illinois.gov/services/IDPH/outpatient-rehab
Comprehensive Outpatient Rehab Facility Medicare Certification
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IDPH regulates Outpatient Rehab Facilities - entities that provide coordinated outpatient diagnostic, therapeutic, and restorative services, at a single fixed location, to outpatients for the rehabilitation of injured, disabled or sick individuals. Physical therapy, occupational therapy and speech-language pathology services may be provided in an off-site location.
https://www2.illinois.gov/services/IDOR/closing-business
Closing Your Business
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Contact IDOR when closing a business to determine tax liabilities.
https://www2.illinois.gov/services/IDOR/file-business-taxes
File Business Taxes
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File business tax online with MyTax Illinois.
https://www2.illinois.gov/services/CMS/become-vendor
Become a Vendor & sell to state government
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Learn how to do business with the state and sell products and services as a vendor
https://www2.illinois.gov/services/IEPA/drinking-water-operator
Drinking Water Operator Certification
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To protect public health, drinking water treatment systems must be properly operated and maintained. For this reason, and to protect the financial investment of drinking water supplies, the Illinois EPA operates a Drinking Water Operator Certification Program that certifies the technical competency of operators of community water supplies.
https://www2.illinois.gov/services/DCEO/business-planning
Find Business Planning Assistance
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Resources for your quest to start a new small business here in Illinois
https://www2.illinois.gov/services/IDPH/Certificate of Free Sale - Public Health
Certificate of Free Sale - Public Health
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IDPH issues Certificates of Free Sale to Illinois Food and Dairy Manufacturers, Processors, Warehousers and Packers and other facilities which the Division of Food, Drugs and Dairies inspects, permits or surveys. 
https://www2.illinois.gov/services/DNR/ginseng-grower
Ginseng Dealer/Grower License
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Ginseng licenses can be purchased online through the DNR DIRECT license/permit system