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What If Rockford Decided To Raise The Cell Phone Tax Like Chicago?

Chicagoans may soon be digging a little deeper into their pockets to cover the new cell phone tax. What if Rockford decided to do that?

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Illinois’ Hiked Income Tax is About to Affect Your Paycheck…If it Hasn’t Already

We knew it was coming. Illinoisans are already starting to see smaller paychecks thanks to the income tax increase to fix the state budget.

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These Guys Claimed They Made $50K by Leaving Illinois
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These Guys Claim They Made $50K by Leaving Illinois

So, tell me, if you could make $50,000, simply by moving out of Illinois, would you? These guys claimed they did.

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Rockford Middle School Student Shares Opinion About Taxes

Most adults will agree way too much of their money goes towards taxes. This Rockford-area middle school student already agrees.

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Binge Watching in Rockford Could Cost You More Soon

If you're addicted to streaming services like Netflix or Spotify, get ready to take a bigger hit to your pocketbook if the Illinois legislator gets its way. 

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Here’s When Rockford Residents Can Expect Their Tax Refund Checks

So, you filed your taxes and you still haven't received your refund yet. Here's when you can expect it.

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Some Illinois Shoppers Could Pay More Without Realizing

As if there weren't enough taxes to worry about, now there's another. Will it effect Rockford shoppers?

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7 Brand New Taxes Proposed for Illinois Residents
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7 Brand New Taxes Proposed for Illinois Residents

The good news, the beverage tax is dead, for now, the bad news, lawmakers in Springfield are now proposing seven new taxes that didn't exist before.

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More Rockford Tax Dollars For Improvements Like City Ice Rink

If you're a Rockford tax payer, you may want to check this out. Some of all our sales tax is going to a development plan, not an actual physical improvement, but a "let's see if we can make this better" type of plan. By the way, not all city leaders are on board.

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Illinois is Considering to Tax Drivers by the Miles They Drive
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Illinois is Considering to Tax Drivers by the Miles They Drive

Honestly, I am shaking my head at our government. They're considering an idea to help cover costs of road construction by taxing drivers by the miles they drive!

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