Tax and Budget

Released August 13, 2007

An overview of why school funding reform is needed in Illinois.

Released February 14, 2006

An overview of the FY2005 state budget for education.

Released February 2, 2013

For Each and Every Child is the federal Equity and Excellence Commission's report to the secretary of the U.S. Department of Education.

Released August 25, 2006

2006 national comparison of total state and local revenue as a percentage of personal income. 

Released July 11, 2006

A list of the corporate income tax rates in all 50 states and the District of Columbia in 2006.

Released December 17, 2007

A list of personal income tax rates in all 50 states and the District of Columbia in 2006.

Released January 12, 2006

A Fact Sheet on impact of state budget shortfalls on payments to Medicaid healthcare providers in Illinois.

Released January 12, 2006

This Report provides information on how proposed federal cuts to Medicaid in 2006 would have affected Illinois' program.

Released May 26, 2006

CTBA's 2006 study comparing the value of the tax breaks received by Cook County non-profit hospitals to the charity care they provide in return. The study was updated in 2009.

Released September 5, 2006

An analysis of the role “intergovernmental transfers” and the “upper payment limit” play in financing Illinois’ Medicaid program. These financing mechanisms are critical to funding healthcare for poor and low-income individuals throughout the state. 

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