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The Civic Federation is a non-partisan government research organization working to maximize the quality and cost-effectiveness of government services in the Chicago region and State of Illinois.

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01.04.18

Annually the Civic Federation releases a report on consumer taxes in the City of Chicago. Consumer taxes include both taxes and fees and are tied to the use or consumption of certain goods and services that can be charged directly to consumers through retail transactions or passed onto consumers...

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ICYMI: The annual report on estimated effective property tax rates for 29 northeastern communities provid… https://t.co/Ka0tYUlEMk
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The Cook County jail population is at its lowest level since 1988, but it remains to be seen how this trend will af… https://t.co/DjVLOj0SLQ
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“Change does not roll in on the wheels of inevitability, but comes through continuous struggle.” – Martin Luther King Jr.