illinois income tax http://tristatesradio.com en Public Education and the Illinois Income Tax http://tristatesradio.com/post/public-education-and-illinois-income-tax <p>Illinois Governor Pat Quinn is selling his budget plan as a way to better fund schools. But that money doesn't come right away. Mon, 31 Mar 2014 23:18:30 +0000 Amanda Vinicky 50770 at http://tristatesradio.com Public Education and the Illinois Income Tax Illinois Budget & the Income Tax Increase http://tristatesradio.com/post/illinois-budget-income-tax-increase <p>When lawmakers raised individual income taxes from three percent to five percent a few years ago, it came with an expiration date. Wed, 05 Feb 2014 17:06:04 +0000 Brian Mackey 47867 at http://tristatesradio.com Illinois Budget & the Income Tax Increase Illinois GOP Pushes to Roll Back Tax http://tristatesradio.com/post/illinois-gop-pushes-roll-back-tax <p><span class="article-content"><span>Illinois Republicans are amping up their push to repeal Illinois&#39; income tax hike, which increased from 3% to 5% one year ago.<br /><br />Republican legislative leaders marked the one-year anniversary of the increase by stacking $1,000 worth of groceries. They said that&#39;s the average amount Illinois families are paying in additional taxes since the increase.<br /><br />&quot;It&#39;s real money out of people&#39;s pockets, and we can&#39;t forget that,&quot; said Senate Minority leader Christine Radogno (R-Lemont).<br /> Fri, 13 Jan 2012 18:07:47 +0000 Rich Egger 483 at http://tristatesradio.com Illinois GOP Pushes to Roll Back Tax