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New Estimate Puts Missouri Tax Cut Bill at $620M

The new projection from legislative researchers is to be considered Monday by a Senate fiscal review committee. If the panel signs off, the full Senate then could vote to pass the legislation on to the House.

03/31/2014

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Quinn: Extending Income Tax Hike is ‘Tough Choice’

Gov. Pat Quinn knows trying to make the state’s temporary income tax increase permanent will be a “tough choice” for Illinois lawmakers, but the issue could be even tougher for voters who’ll decide if the Chicago Democrat gets another term.

03/27/2014

Newspaper, Money, economy

$1.6 Billion Drop in Illinois Revenue Predicted Next Year

Some Democrats want an income tax hike extended, but many Republicans oppose it.

02/04/2014

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No More Bucks From H&R Block

Federal law prohibits attaching ads to money.

01/25/2014

rutherford

Illinois Republicans Agree: No Extension on Income Tax Hike

The hike is due to expire at the end of next year. Without it, the state will lose about $5 billion in revenue each year.

12/23/2013

Money

Missouri Tax Revenues Up 2.2 Percent in August

Missouri tax revenues rose slightly last month, thanks to solid growth in income tax collections.

09/04/2013

UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Votes on Mo. Income Tax Cut Could Draw Challengers

The leader of a conservative group said that it may recruit primary challengers to run against any Republican lawmaker who votes “no” on an attempt to override the veto.

08/23/2013

UPI/Bill Greenblatt

St. Louis Democrats Push Back Against Tax Bill Override

“I think it’s going to go right down to the wire,” says Rep. Mike Colona, D-St. Louis. As for the Missouri Senate, Sen. Joe Keaveny hopes the Senate doesn’t even bring the bill up for a vote.

08/20/2013

Photo: Getty/Tim Boyle

Missouri Lawmakers Approve Income Tax Cut

If Gov. Nixon signs it would mark the first decrease in Missouri’s income tax rate since 1921

05/09/2013

Tea Party

Illinois Tea Partiers To Mark Tax Day With Rallies

“I think there’s been a maturing of the Tea Party movement obviously from 2009 till now,” said Dennis Lacomb, publisher of the Illinois Review.

04/15/2013

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