(805 ILCS 105/115.85)
(from Ch. 32, par. 115.85)
Effect of nonpayment of fees or taxes.
Secretary of State shall not file any articles, statements,
certificates, reports, applications, notices, or other
papers relating to any corporation, domestic or foreign,
organized under or subject to the provisions of this Act
until all fees and charges provided to be paid in connection
therewith shall have been paid to him or her, or while the
corporation is in default in the payment of any fees,
charges or penalties herein provided to be paid by or
assessed against it, or when the Illinois Department of Revenue has given
notice that the corporation is in default in the filing of a return or the
payment of any final assessment of tax, penalty or interest as required by
any tax Act administered by the Department.
(b) The Secretary of State shall not file, with respect to
any domestic or foreign corporation, any document required
or permitted to be filed by this Act, which has an effective
date other than the date of filing until there has been paid
by such corporation to the Secretary of State all fees and
charges due and payable on or before said effective date.
(c) No corporation required to pay a penalty under this Act
shall maintain any civil action until all such penalties
have been paid in full.
(Source: P.A. 86-381.)