Department Of Revenue

Cigarettes that were being sold without the required Cook County tax stamp are organized before seizure by county revenue investigators. (Credit: CBS)

Tax Raids Find Millions Of Dollars In Cigarette Tax Cheating

Cook County investigators have been raiding stores across the county that have been breaking the law, and ripping off taxpayers of millions of dollars, by selling cigarettes without proper taxes.

CBS 2–12/12/2012

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

No State Sales Tax Holiday This Year

Illinois parents hoping to save some money on school supplies are out of luck this year as the popular “state sales tax holiday” isn’t returning.

WBBM Newsradio–07/22/2011

A Woman Works On Her Laptop In A Cafe. (AP Photo)

State Wants Online Shoppers To Pay Sales Tax

Online is a shopping is a favorite for those who want to avoid sales tax. But the taxman may cometh for them soon.