In Illinois, you must file an Annual Report and pay a $75 fee every year.

You need to file your Annual Report in order to keep your Illinois LLC in compliance and in good standing with the Illinois Secretary of State.

Illinois LLC Annual Report Fee

$75 per year. This is paid once per year for the life of your LLC.

Annual Report Due Date

Your Illinois LLC Annual Report is due before the first day of your LLC’s anniversary month.

Methods of Filing

You can file your LLC’s Annual Report by mail or online. The Annual Report fee is $75 regardless of the method of filing you choose.


  • If your Annual Report is 60 days late:
    • The state charges a $100 penalty, which is on top of the base fee. Meaning, in addition to the $75 Annual Report, you’re also paying a $100 penalty ($175 total)

If your Annual Report is 180 days late: The Secretary of State will administratively dissolve (shut down) your LLC.