Commissioner Proposes Free Homes For City Workers In High Crime AreasA Cook County Commissioner has introduced a property tax initiative designed to bring more key city personnel into higher-crime neighborhoods.
Alderman Wants Companies Seeking City Subsidies To Disclose Tax InfoAld. Will Burns (4th) and some colleagues have sponsored a measure that would require large corporations seeking financial assistance from the city to declare how much they pay – or don’t pay – in corporate income taxes.
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.
Up To 120 Sears, Kmart Stores To CloseHoffman Estates-based Sears Holdings Corp. is closing between 100 and 120 Sears and K-Mart stores, after abysmal holiday sales.
House Reaches Deal For Tax Breaks For Sears, CMEIllinois lawmakers will try again to pass a measure aimed at keeping two of the state’s largest companies from jumping ship.
Lawmakers To Try Again On Package To Keep Sears, CME GroupState lawmakers are going take one more try before the end of the year to pass tax relief for Illinois businesses that are threatening to leave.
Tax Breaks For CME Group, Sears To Be Discussed After Thanksgiving
School District 300 Head Offers Alternative To Keep Sears In IllinoisA northwest suburban school superintendent is trying to keep Sears headquarters in his district with a more evenhanded approach than hundreds of protestors who don’t care if Sears stays or goes.
Students To Rally At Capitol To Oppose Tax Break For SearsStaff, parents and students from School District 300 in the northwestern suburbs were headed to Springfield on Monday to tell lawmakers they oppose extending existing tax incentives to keep Sears headquarters in Hoffman Estates.