Chicago taxpayers on hook for $41,700 each to cover city’s debt By Greg Bishop | Illinois News Network

Chicago taxpayers on hook for $41,700 each to cover city’s debt By Greg Bishop | Illinois News Network Shutterstock photo ILLINOIS NEWS NETWORK With Chicago’s $37 billion shortfall, mainly from unfunded pension obligations, each of the city’s taxpayers would be on the hook for more than $41,000 just so Chicago could break even. Accordingly, the …

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Fewer taxing bodies means fewer Illinoisans leaving, Will County Board member says

Fewer taxing bodies means fewer Illinoisans leaving, Will County Board member says REAL ESTATE Glenn Minnis | Nov 9, 2017 Will County Board member Steve Balich is worried that township leaders opposing a property tax freeze are really angling for another tax increase. “When I hear townships oppose freezing taxes, it tells me those elected officials from …

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