Walter's Perspective: Motorola Should Keep Their PromiseShh. Don't breathe a word. Be quiet about unemployment in Illinois, about 750 workers being fired by Motorola Mobility.
Protesters To CME Group: Give Your Tax Break BackAbout 1,500 protesters slowly marched from the Thompson Center to the Chicago Board of Trade on Wednesday, calling for the company that runs the financial exchange to give back millions in state tax breaks.
Walter's Perspective: Get Ready For More Corporations Demanding Handouts
State Lawmakers To Vote On Tax Breaks For CME Group, SearsThe CME Group and Sears could be closer to deciding whether they will stay in Illinois, after two key tax votes in Springfield Monday.
Report: Kraft Foods Seeks Incentives From StateNorthfield-based Kraft Foods reportedly the latest company looking for a incentives from the State of Illinois.
Quinn Hopes For Tax Breaks For Financial Exchanges, SearsThe Illinois General Assembly begins the second round of its fall veto session Tuesday, and Gov. Pat Quinn is hoping tax relief is among the things on the agenda.
State Senate Committee Approves Tax Break For CME GroupIllinois lawmakers are on their way to giving the CME Group big tax breaks to stay put.
Protesters: Give Tax Revenues To Schools, Not SearsA protest rally in northwest suburban Algonquin drew some 3,000 people, who said continued tax breaks for Sears would be lost revenue for schools in the area.
Report: Tax Break For Lollapalooza May Not LastChicago city leaders say with a budget deficit over $700 million, the city may no longer be able to afford to give out big tax breaks to one popular entertainment attraction.
Aided By $29M Tax Break, Illinois Mitsubishi Plant To Make SUVThe state is offering the company $29 million in tax incentives over 10 years, an investment Gov. Pat Quinn’s office credits for “helping save at least 1,200 jobs.”
Daley Calls For Tax Break For New CostcoMayor Richard M. Daley is proposing a lucrative property tax break to make way for the second Costco store within the Chicago city limits.