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Illinois Tax Filing Season Begins

<p><span>The Illinois Department of Revenue will begin accepting 2016 state individual income tax returns on&nbsp;<span class=”gmail-aqj”>Monday, January 23rd</span>, the same date that the Internal Revenue

New law protects children from lead

<p style=”margin-bottom: 13.5pt;”><span>This week Senate Bill 550 was signed into law, establishing additional standards to further protect Illinois children from possible exposure to lead in

Budget compromise unveiled in Senate

<p style=”margin: 6pt 0in;”><span>If the state&rsquo;s historic budget impasse is to end any time soon, it could largely be due to a package of legislation

EDGE program extended

<p style=”margin-bottom: 8pt;”><span>Senate Bill 513, legislation to reinstate the EDGE (Economic Development for a Growing Economy) tax credit program, which has been hailed by supporters

New year demands action on budget

<p>With the expiration of the stopgap budget at the turn of the year, Senate Republican lawmakers say swift and decisive action is needed to ensure

New laws in 2017

<p>As citizens throughout the state of Illinois ring in the New Year, nearly 200 laws will take effect. A significant number of the new laws

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