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VIBRANT BUSINESS CLIMATE

  • Low Corporate Income Tax Rate Illinois - 5.25%
  • Low Personal Income Tax - 3.75%
  • Low Commercial Energy Rates - 8.72 cents/kWh
  • Tax-Free Personal Property

    * Personal Property Replacement Tax in Illinois is 2.5% for some companies

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GLOBAL HEADQUARTERS HUB

  • 37 Fortune 500 & 14 Global 500 Companies
  • 241 Companies on Inc. 5000 List
  • 29 S&P 500 Companies
  • 5,600+ Foreign-Owned Company Site Locations

   

37 FORTUNE 500 HEADQUARTERS IN ILLINOIS 

Fortune Rank Company Name HQ Location
19 Walgreens Deerfield, IL
24 Boeing Chicago, IL
35 State Farm Insurance Cos. Bloomington, IL
41 Archer Daniels Midland (ADM) Chicago, IL
59 Caterpillar Peoria, IL
80 United Continental Holdings, Inc. Chicago, IL
81 The Allstate Corporation Northbrook, IL
94 Mondelez International, Inc. Deerfield, IL
95 Exelon Corporation Chicago, IL
97 Deere Moline, IL
109 McDonald's Corporation Oak Brook, IL
111 Sears Holdings Corporation Hoffman Estates, IL
122 US Foods Holding Rosemont, IL
123 AbbVie Inc. North Chicago, IL
138 Abbott Laboratories Abbott Park, IL
153 Kraft Heinz Chicago, IL
211 Illinois Tool Works Inc. Glenview, IL
220 CDW Corporation Lincolnshire, IL
255 R.R. Donnelley & Sons Company Chicago, IL
281 Navistar International Corporation Lisle, IL
283 Discover Financial Services Riverwoods, IL
285 W.W. Grainger, Inc. Lake Forest, IL
286 Baxter International Inc. Deerfield, IL
315 Univar Downers Grove, IL
334 Tenneco Inc. Lake Forest, IL
369 LKQ Corporation Chicago, IL
377 Dover Corporation Downers Grove, IL
391 Anixter International Inc. Glenview, IL
420 Baxalta Bannockburn, IL
436 Jones Lang LaSalle Chicago, IL
442 Old Republic International Corporation Chicago, IL
446 Packaging Corp. of America Lake Forest, IL
451 Motorola Solutions, Inc. Schaumburg, IL
456 Ingredion Incorporated Westchester, IL
471 Arthur J. Gallagher Itasca, IL
477 Essendant Deerfield, IL
496 Telephone & Data Systems (TDS) Chicago, IL