Social and economic justice through data-driven policy.
Release: January 29, 2008
The Citizen's Guide to the Illinois Budget and Tax System reviews the technical elements of the Illinois budget and tax system.
Release: January 23, 2008
This Issue Brief explains how Illinois' tax system is unfair, and how it can be improved.
Release: January 22, 2008
This Issue Brief provides an updated overview to Illinois' structural deficit, which is a result of the state's flawed fiscal system.
Release: November 29, 2007
This Issue Brief provides an overview of who pays property taxes in Illinois, the steps in the property tax cycle, and what property tax revenue is used for.
Release: October 9, 2007
CTBA's written 2007 testimony on Senate Bill 572 to the House Mass Transit Committee