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Tax Relief

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New Illinois Law Raises Earned-Income Tax Credit

Legislation aimed at helping poor Illinois families keep more of what they earn was signed into law Tuesday, a month after Gov. Pat Quinn signed companion legislation granting tax breaks and incentives aimed at keeping two big employers in the state.

01/10/2012

Chicago Mercantile Exchange

CME Group: Hurry Up With Tax Relief, Or We Might Leave

As the Illinois General Assembly fall veto session winds down, the head of the company that owns Chicago’s two big trading exchanges warns that time is running out to keep the firm from moving to another state.

CBS Chicago–11/09/2011