Illinois Tax Structure Among Worst In Nation

September 18, 2014

 

(Chicago, IL)  --  Illinois' tax structure is one of the most unfair in the nation.   A study conducted by WalletHub.com shows that people tend to favor a progressive tax structure which requires people who make more money to pay more taxes.  Illinois has a flat-rate structure, which means everyone pays the same percentage from their paychecks no matter how much they make.  Lawmakers pushed to implement a progressive structure earlier this year but that requires changing the state's constitution.

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