Social and economic justice through data-driven policy.
Release: March 6, 2007
A Fact Sheet on the Gross Receipts Tax, which in general is a broad-based, low rate tax imposed on all income received by a business without any deductions for costs of doing business.
Release: January 31, 2007
An overview and chart of revenue options for Illinois.
Release: October 10, 2006
An overview fiscal systems in general and the of the Illinois' fiscal system.
Release: June 7, 2006
CTBA’s analysis of the 2006 proposed sale or lease of the State of Illinois Lottery to generate revenue for funding K-12 education.
Release: January 12, 2006
This Report explains why revenue underperformance, rather than spending, is the source of Illinois' chronic budget deficits.