Additional Tax Distribution on June 8, 2017 in Will County

To: Will County Taxing Districts From: Steve Weber, CPA, Will County Treasurer Subject: Additional Tax Distribution on June 8, 2017 Our office will make an additional property tax distribution to all 343 taxing districts in Will County on June 8, 2017.  We added this extra distribution in order to disburse sizeable mortgage escrow payments that …

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Illinois lawmakers believe that taking more money from citizens is the solution to the problem they created

Call to Action IL Senator McConchie Outlines the Simplicity of the Budget Crisis Written By John Biver Two years after the “temporary” income tax expired, rapacious Springfield lawmakers are once again working toward raising our taxes, supposedly in order to solve the state’s fiscal problems. This time they want to raise the state’s income tax from 3.75 percent …

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Illinois had the nation’s highest black unemployment rate in 2016

 Illinois Policy May 2017 Illinois had the nation’s highest black unemployment rate in 2016, according to annual unemployment data released by the federal Bureau of Labor Statistics, or BLS. Only 51 percent of black adults reported having some form of work in Illinois, highlighting an economic crisis that far too few political leaders are talking about. The …

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