Without reforms that level the playing field between the public and private sectors, the cost of Illinois’ public sector workers will continue to damage the state’s labor market, economy and taxpayers.View Report
Chicago is tied with two other cities for the highest sales tax rates for a major U.S. city, adding another superlative for taxation of residents and visitors.
Illinoisans would end up paying more at the pump under Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s proposed capital plan.
Selling family farmland to pay Illinois’ estate tax could end if a pair of bills take root in the General Assembly.
Illinois’ business tax climate would rank ahead of only California and New Jersey under a progressive tax. Hurt small businesses, and you hurt the jobs market.