graduated income tax http://peoriapublicradio.org en Activists working to end Illinois' flat income tax http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/activists-working-end-illinois-flat-income-tax <div>A group of activists are working to end Illinois' flat income tax. They say they've gathered more than 150-thousand signatures so far, and are making their case to Illinois lawmakers. Brian Mackey has more.</div><div><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Income in Illinois is taxed at a uniform five percent, whether you're working at a drive-thru window or you're the CEO of a multi-national corporation.</span></p> Tue, 05 Nov 2013 12:41:44 +0000 Brian Mackey 14449 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Activists working to end Illinois' flat income tax