One’s a Democrat and three are Republicans, but all four local representatives in the Illinois House and Senate say it will be difficult getting made permanent an income tax increase that is supposed to sunset at the end of the year.
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Talk of raising the state minimum wage from it’s current rate of $8.25 to around $10 an hour has the Abingdon-Avon board of education on high alert.
CHICAGO (AP) — More than 2.3 million Illinois taxpayers have already filed their income tax returns, with more than half getting refunds.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A study contends that Illinois wears a “scarlet letter” when it borrows money – which has cost at least $80 million over a five-year period.
CHICAGO (AP)–The Civic Federation is releasing a new proposal it says will balance Illinois’ budget, eliminate its bill backlog and reduce taxes.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A southern Illinois lawmaker wants to temporarily cut the tax on propane.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP)–Taxpayers now have an easy way to check on the status of their Illinois tax refund.
Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka unveiled a system Monday that allows taxpayers to see if their payments have been processed by entering their names and Social Security numbers on a comptroller’s office web page.