Regulations in the Zoning Ordinance limit home occupations in order that they not conflict with surrounding residences. You may run your business from your home if you follow the guidelines set forth by the Code.
Licenses and Permits
Some business-related activities require permits. Check the Business Licenses and Permits page for more information.
Registrations with the County and State
Businesses which are unincorporated and doing business under an assumed name (any name other than the business owner’s full name) may need to register with the County Clerk’s office, which is located at 1776 E. Washington, Urbana.
For more information contact:
Champaign County Clerk
1776 E. Washington,
Urbana, IL 61801
Champaign County Clerk Website
For sales tax information contact:
Illinois Department of Revenue
1717 Philo Rd.
Sunnycrest Mall, Urbana
Illinois Department of Revenue Website