Illinois Taxpayers Work One-Third of the Year for Government

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Illinois Taxpayers Work One-Third of the Year for GovernmentIllinois, Latest, Taxpayer Alert

by admin on April 29, 2016 with 0 comment

View as PDF Chicago—April 29 marks Tax Freedom Day for Illinoisans, indicating the point in 2016 when taxpayers stop laboring to fund local, state, and federal governments with their taxes and finally begin to keep their hard-earned money. “Illinois ranks 44th for its Tax Freedom Day in 2016, one of the latest in the nation” …

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TUA Defeats Statewide Driving Tax

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TUA Defeats Statewide Driving TaxIllinois, Latest, Taxpayer Alert

by admin on April 18, 2016 with 1 comment

View as PDF Chicago—Last week, Illinois Senate President John J. Cullerton (D-Chicago) proposed legislation that would have established a new tax on Illinois drivers per miles traveled on the state’s roads, but a burst of public outrage and fierce opposition to the plan stalled Cullerton’s new tax for now. Taxpayers United of America (TUA) immediately …

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Madigan’s Education Funding Constitutional Amendment is Bankrupt

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Madigan’s Education Funding Constitutional Amendment is BankruptIllinois, Latest, Taxpayer Alert

by admin on April 14, 2016 with 0 comment

View as PDF  Chicago – Taxpayers United of America (TUA) urges the Illinois General Assembly’s Appropriations-Elementary & Secondary Education Committee members to oppose HJRCA 57. “We have written a letter to the members of the Appropriations-Elementary & Secondary Education Committee, urging them to vote against Illinois House Speaker Michael J. Madigan’s proposed education funding constitutional …

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Teachers’ Retirement System Millionaires – It’s Not For the Children

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Teachers’ Retirement System Millionaires – It’s Not For the ChildrenIllinois, Latest, Taxpayer Alert

by admin on March 2, 2016 with 1 comment

View as PDF CHICAGO—Taxpayers United of America (TUA) today released the results of their updated analysis of Illinois’ Teachers’ Retirement System (TRS). “In forty years of fighting government fraud, waste and abuse, nothing compares to TRS,” stated Jim Tobin, TUA president. “This group of government employees uses our children as pawns in their demand for …

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Tax Accountability Announces its Candidate Endorsements

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Tax Accountability Announces its Candidate EndorsementsIllinois, Latest, Taxpayer Alert

by admin on March 1, 2016 with 0 comment

View as PDF Chicago – Tax Accountability (TA), the political action arm of Taxpayers United of America, has announced its candidate endorsements for the March 15, 2016 primary election. “I am proud to announce endorsements of such qualified candidates in these critical races,” said Jim Tobin, Chairman of TA. “Illinois voters need to look long …

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