Oh, the Hypocrisy of Obama’s Gun Control Advocacy!Commentary, Latest, News Releases

by admin on December 27, 2012 with 0 comment

View as PDF CHICAGO—President Obama calls for greater gun control and has done so throughout his political career, yet takes great comfort in the knowledge that his daughters are protected by ‘men with guns,’ as stated in interviews with David Letterman and others. “The president seems to think that, ‘We the Little People,’ need more …

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SD200 Hiking Property Taxes with $123 Million Cash Hoard!Illinois, Latest, News Releases

by admin on December 18, 2012 with 0 comment

View this release as a PDF CHICAGO–Oak Park/River Forest High School Dist. 200 school board will vote on a property tax increase December 20 while sitting on a hoard of cash totaling $123 million, according to Barry Jay Epstein, Ph.D., CPA, CFF, a Chicago-based forensic accountant. Furthermore, Epstein’s analysis shows that funds from the 2002 …

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Stop Oak Park and River Forest District 200 from Raising Our Property Taxes on December 20!Commentary, Events, Illinois, Latest, News Releases, Reports

by admin on December 14, 2012 with 1 comment

Brought to you by:  Protect District 200 Property Taxpayers Barb Langer, Ph.D., Founder and Barry Epstein, Ph.D., CPA, Forensic Accountant Contact:  NoNewTax@att.net The Board of Education (BOE) for Oak Park-River Forest High School (OPRFHS) District 200 (D200) in Oak Park, Illinois, said on November 15 that D200 will pass a 2.5% property tax increase on …

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Illinois’ HB6258 is a Quacker – Lame Pension Reform for Lame DucksIllinois, Latest, News Releases

by admin on December 12, 2012 with 0 comment

View release as PDF CHICAGO–The proposed reform of the Ill. government employee pension system, HB6258 is described by some Springfield politicians as “bold,” but is actually lame and largely ineffectual, according to Jim Tobin, President of Taxpayers United of America (TUA). “The so-called pension reform bill proposed by St. Rep. Elaine Nektriz (D-Northbrook) and St. …

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Good Taxpayer News from the West CoastCalifornia, Latest, News Releases

by admin on December 11, 2012 with 0 comment

View release as a PDF California taxpayers are fighting the good fight, holding their own, and have achieved victories that are not reflected in the negative press the state has been getting recently. The Golden State’s taxpayers are represented by the Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association (HJTA), which was formed initially to protect Proposition 13, passed …

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Wilmette School District 39 Continues to Mislead Public, Cover Up Illegal Ballot LanguageIllinois, Items of Interest, Latest, Lawsuits, News Advisory, Oak Park-Wilmette

by admin on December 6, 2012 with 0 comment

View release as a PDF WILMETTE, IL – Despite a recent change to the property tax code that clarifies how property tax increases are calculated, Wilmette School District 39 is choosing to continue its campaign to mislead residents over the illegal ballot language they used in a recent referendum that underestimated tax increases by more …

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Christian County Government Pensions – the Stuff Dreams are Made of!Illinois, Latest, News Releases

by admin on December 5, 2012 with 0 comment

View release as a PDF Taylorville—Taxpayers United of America (TUA) today released the results of a new pension study for the Christian County government teachers and employees, and Taylorville municipal employees. “Illinois lawmakers continue their abuse of taxpayers by ignoring the number one budgetary problem in the state,” stated Jim Tobin, president of TUA. “Illinois …

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