Inaccuracy and unfairness in the property tax assessment process mean some homeowners, especially those in poorer areas, pay a disproportionate share of the overall tax burden.View Report
Chicago Alderman Marty Quinn is attempting to squeeze out home-sharing in the 13th Ward.
The state agreed to the tax credits in exchange for Capital One hiring 210 new employees and retaining 900.
Former U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Dennis Hastert had been receiving nearly $30,000 annually from the underfunded General Assembly Retirement System.
As state debts mount and budget plans remain in limbo, Illinois lawmakers move to expand EDGE tax credits.