Tonight's City of Chicago edition of Public Affairs features Vince Kolber, Founder and Chairman of Residco, discussing with show host Jeff Berkowitz key current fiscal problems of Illinois relative to the other states and how they might be about to get worse.
The show makes use of considerable data analyses prepared by Truth in Accounting.org
The show airs at 8:30 pm and midnight on Cable Ch. 21 (CAN TV) .
You can also watch the show 24/7 by clicking here
The November 6, 2018 Governor's election contest between Republican Gov. Rauner and Democrat ChallengerJ. B. Pritzker will decide a number of important related matters.
For example, will Republicans and Rep. Jeanne Ives support Gov.Rauner as a way of opposing higher taxes in the form of a "Progressive," IL income tax as well as other ways to raise IL taxes. Watch here (35 seconds).
Also, are progressive taxes and taxes in general job killers. Watch here (22 seconds)
And, will businesses and individuals leave IL for zero income tax rate states like Texas, Florida and Tennessee? Watch here (36 seconds)
Further, can we persuade productive taxpayers to come to Chicago, Illinois where we hand new taxpayers, on average, a $90,000 liability. Watch here (19 seconds)
Finally, did many taxpayers in Illinois face a 120 % state income tax increase in 2017? Watch here (1 minute)
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