Reports: Illinois Has High Tax Burden, and Also Among Least Fair – Story | Rockford, Illinois | MyStateLine | WTVO and FOX 39

Two separate analyses of Illinois tax policy reveal that, not only do Illinois taxpayers’ pay one of the highest tax burdens in American, but they also pay one of the least fair.  A story out of Rockford WTVO and FOX 39 shares an analysis of the tax costs to Illinois Citizens. Source: Reports: Illinois Has Read More …

Where’s the surprise? Illinois rated in ‘most unfair’ tax system

WLS news headlines a ranking of the states based on tax fairness. WalletHub says Americans think fairness taxes impose higher taxes on Higher-income households.  According to WalletHub, Illinois is the third worst state for overtaxing the poor, Indiana is 9th worst. Illinois, Indiana named among nation’s most unfair tax states | abc7chicago.com Chicago-WLS—-Illinois and Indiana Read More …

Foreclosures dropping substantially: Reality Trac-Lucid

An interesting review of the Chicago home market.  Lucid Realty has provided some insight into the latest market data provided by Realty Trac.  Lucid, in their Getting Real newsletter, has been a leader in understanding and interpreting property data from Chicagoland home sales. RealtyTrac Market Report: Chicago Foreclosures Bottoming Out In August Article by Gary Read More …