Forming Nonprofit in Illinois
Illinois nonprofits are formed by filing Articles of Incorporation with Illinois Secretary of State. The entire filing process takes 3 weeks, however state offers expedited filing of 1 business day for extra fee. To learn more about forming a nonprofit in Illinois you can visit Illinois State government website.
Name Identifiers and Abbreviations
The name of the Illinois nonprofit must end with one of the following words/abbreviations:
Depending on the nature of your activity some additional filings could be necessary to complete the proper set up of your nonprofit. Click on the items below to learn about each:
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Forming Nonprofit in Another State:
- New Hampshire
- New Jersey
- New Mexico
- New York
- North Carolina
- North Dakota