Who Needs to Register Under the Assumed Business Name Act?
Sole proprietorships and general partnerships located in LaSalle County must register with the LaSalle County Clerk’s Office if the name of the business is any name other than that of the owner(s).
(Illinois Compiled Statue 805 ILCS 405/)
How Do I Register an Assumed Name?
Come into the LaSalle County Clerk’s Office,707 E. Etna Road, Ottawa, IL 61350, Monday-Friday, 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM and fill out an application.
Download Certificate of Ownership of a Business Application
Fill out the application and have each owner sign and their signature notarized and mail it with a check or money order made payable to the LaSalle County Clerk to:
Jo Ann Carretto, LaSalle County Clerk, 707 E. Etna Road, Ottawa, IL 61350
What is the fee to Register an Assumed Name?
The filing fee for an assumed business name is $5.