SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The most powerful Democrat in the Illinois House is proposing a tax on millionaires, just two days after Republicans chose a multimillionaire as their candidate for governor.
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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan wants millionaires to pay a 3 percent surcharge for education.
The Monmouth City Council approved a 10-year property tax abatement during their meeting Monday night in an effort to convince a potential business that Monmouth was the place to build.
The Galesburg Area Convention and Visitors Bureau took a trip to Springfield to lobby elected representatives on tourism.
The State of Illinois collects a six percent lodging tax which is then allocated – Galesburg is among the beneficiaries.
WASHINGTON, D.C. (AP) — An Illinois congressman wants to extend a measure that currently prevents state and local governments from taxing Internet services.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — An Illinois lawmaker wants to tax soft drinks as part of an effort to promote healthy living.