Corporate Tax

Illinois State Capitol

Business Owners: State Treats Some Businesses Better Than Others

As Illinois lawmakers continue meeting with businesses and business groups to talk about the state’s corporate tax structure, some say it’s not fair the state treats some businesses better than others.

WBBM Newsradio–08/24/2011

Chicago Mercantile Exchange

CME Group Threatens To Leave Illinois

The parent company of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange and Board of Trade is the latest firm to threaten to move out of Illinois over the corporate income tax increase earlier this year.

CBS Chicago–06/09/2011

N.J. Gov. Chris Christie (Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images)

N.J. Gov. In Illinois To Lure Businesses

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is in Chicago Friday, meeting with Illinois business leaders in hopes of luring them to his state.


Photo Of $20 And $10 Bills. (AP Photo)

More Local Businesses Slam State Tax Hike

Some local business owners say just as the economy was beginning to improve, now Illinois is making things tougher again with its new corporate tax hike.

CBS Chicago–01/13/2011