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Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker, foreground, along with Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot, third from left, and public health officials provide updated public guidance around the coronavirus, during a press conference at the Thompson Center, Friday, Feb. 28, 2020, in Chicago.

Experts say distrust in state officials, flawed pension systems led to Fair Tax defeat

Cailey Gleeson, News Editor November 30, 2020

After a heated battle between Gov. J.B. Pritzker and state billionaires leading up to the election, Illinois voters ultimately voted against the proposed Fair Tax Amendment – which would change the state’s...

Con la comunidad indocumentada pagando más impuestos que Trump, organizaciones de Chicago luchan por informar sobre el impuesto justo

Con la comunidad indocumentada pagando más impuestos que Trump, organizaciones de Chicago luchan por informar sobre el impuesto justo

Citlali Pérez, Staff Writer November 3, 2020

$750 es la cantidad de dinero que el presidente Donald Trump pagó en impuestos federales. Una cantidad que algunos dicen puede parecer baja, pero para otros contribuyentes, es un peso sobre sus hombros.  Según...

In this Feb. 7, 2019, file photo, Illinois Gov. JB Pritzker answers questions during a news conference in the governors office at the state Capitol in Springfield, Ill. Pritzker says he has no concerns at all about a media report that federal authorities are investigating a property tax break he got by taking toilets out of a Chicago mansion he owns. The billionaire told reporters Wednesday, April 24, 2019 hes certain that any review would show all the rules were followed in the tax appeal.

Illinois Fair Tax, explained

Nicole Shih, Staff Writer October 18, 2020

A major question will appear on the ballot in Illinois that could have an impact on how much you have to pay for the income tax. Illinois voters will be deciding whether to amend the current flat-rate...

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