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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Cleveland Ohio: Top Secret Government Pensions RevealedLatest, News Releases, Ohio, Pension Reform, Reports

by admin on February 8, 2012 with 0 comment

CLEVELAND— Taxpayers United of America (TUA) revealed government employee wages and pension estimates for Cleveland and Cuyahoga County.  Ohio’s government employees are not only receiving generous salaries, but when retired, many will become pension millionaires.  Ohio officials refused to release pension figures, so the pension payouts are close estimates* for this report. “Why are Ohio …

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Cedar Rapids & Iowa City : Government Pensions Top SecretIowa, Latest, News Releases, Reports

by admin on January 18, 2012 with 1 comment

CEDAR RAPIDS—A report released today by Taxpayers United of America (TUA) reveals salaries and top pension estimates for the government employees of the cities of Cedar Rapids and Iowa City, Linn and Johnson Counties,  and area government teachers.  These government employees are not only receiving generous salaries, but as retirees, many will become pension millionaires. …

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Tax Accountability Endorses Bob Marshall for US SenateNews Releases, Reports

by admin on January 22, 2010 with 0 comment

CHICAGO–Tax Accountability, the political action arm of National Taxpayers United of Illinois, has endorsed Kankakee physician Bob Marshall for US Senate in the February 2, 2010, Democratic primary. Marshall is the only Democrat running for a US Senate seat to sign Tax Accountability’s Taxpayer Protection Plan, in which he pledged to “oppose any and all …

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Eighth Annual “Top 100 Illinois Government Pensions” Published – Expert Calls Illinois Pension Systems “Unsustainable”News Releases, Reports

by admin on October 22, 2009 with 4 comments

CHICAGO—3,597 retired Illinois government employees received over $100,000 in pension benefits for fiscal year 2009, which ended June 30, according to pension researcher, Bill Zettler. This was the 8th annual report by Zettler on the top 100 government pension recipients in Illinois.

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Taxpayers Breath Olympic-sized Sigh of ReliefReports

by admin on October 5, 2009 with 1 comment

Chicago lost the bid on Friday to host the 2016 Olympic Games. NTUI, in cooperation with organizations such as NoGamesChicago, was at the forefront in opposing the bid, citing the likely cost overruns that would cost taxpayers billions and the risk of terrorism that hosting the Olympics would bring to Chicago. With the game-playing over, …

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