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Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - 8:42pm

Not only does Illinois have one of the most unfair tax systems in the country, but it terms of overall tax climate, it finishes in the bottom half, according to a new study from the Tax Foundation.Read More

Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - 8:43pm

The Upshot has a horrific story about hedge fund manager William Ackman buying a $90 million penthouse condo to... sit on it empty until someone ponies up a higher price, your basic condo flipping you usually associate with cookie-cutter suburban developments.   Read More

Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - 8:44pm

The city is looking to replace millions of dollars that will vanish when a local tax on businesses goes away next summer. Property owners could see their tax bills increase as a result. Read More

Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - 8:45pm

A Harris County resident is asking that her horses be allowed to graze on nearly 20 acres of land in Jefferson County. Read More

Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - 8:46pm

Vermont’s property tax system is unfair, complicated and getting worse every year. Its very complexity tends to hide the basic facts that would reveal how unfair it is. We must act to make major changes, and in the upcoming legislative session. Read More