Illinois Payroll Licensing

Licensing requirements for Illinois employers.

Harbor Compliance provides payroll tax registration services in every state to help your company hire employees and process payroll on time.

In most states, the two payroll taxes are withholding and unemployment insurance (aka unemployment tax and unemployment compensation). Employers must register for the appropriate accounts in order to hire employees, to process payroll, and to file tax returns. Given the virtual, home-based, and temporary nature of employees, registrations often take place on short notice and in multiple states. Foreign qualification and registered agent are prerequisites in most states.


Employer Witholding Tax Licensure

This section applies to employers that are applying for a license in Illinois for the first time to withold taxes from payroll.

Agency:Illinois Department of Revenue
Form:

Form REG-1: Illinois Business Registration Application

Filing method:

Mail or online.

Notes:

The online MyTax Illinois system can be used to register for both withholding and unemployment taxes.

Unemployment Tax Licensure

This section applies to employers that are applying for a license in Illinois for the first time for unemployment insurance.

Agency:Illinois Department of Employment Security
Form:

Form UI-1: Report to Determine Liability Under the Unemployment Insurance Act

Filing method:

Mail or online.

Notes:

The online MyTax Illinois system can be used to register for both unemployment and withholding taxes.

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