IRMA http://wuis.org en Quinn, Rauner On The Business Of The State Budget http://wuis.org/post/quinn-rauner-business-state-budget <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>The two men dueling to be Illinois' next governor tried Thursday to win over business leaders with their plans for the state's finances. They both made appearances before a joint meeting of Illinois' retailers and manufacturers in Springfield.</p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Quinn got a standing ovation as he took the stage, but the response after that was lukewarm.</span></p> Wed, 07 May 2014 22:47:59 +0000 Amanda Vinicky 24645 at http://wuis.org Quinn, Rauner On The Business Of The State Budget Businesses: LLC Fee Drop A Drop In The Bucket http://wuis.org/post/businesses-llc-fee-drop-drop-bucket <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>There are more than 200,000 limited liability corporations operating in Illinois. The governor has a proposal he says will add more. But&nbsp;business groups are skeptical it will help.</p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">To file as an LLC in Illinois, you have to pay the state at least $500.</span></p><p>During his state of the state address, Gov. Pat Quinn proposed lowering the fee to $39.</p> Mon, 03 Feb 2014 12:05:30 +0000 Amanda Vinicky 18193 at http://wuis.org Businesses: LLC Fee Drop A Drop In The Bucket