State News
7:43 am
Mon March 31, 2014

Renters locked out of Quinn's tax refund plan

Illinois income taxes won’t be going down anytime soon if Governor Pat Quinn gets his way. Quinn’s new budget plan would make a recent income tax hike permanent instead of allowing tax rates to drop next year. One reason is because Quinn says he wants to put more money in homeowners’ pockets. But as Illinois Public Radio's Alex Keefe reports, that part of his plan could leave out many renters.