Browse Illinois Government Research by Subject "Taxes"

  • Heins, A. James (Institute of Government and Public Affairs. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1980-03)
    Until the turn of this century, almost all of the revenue of the state as well as local governments was derived from the property tax. Since 1900, however, the state has turned increasingly to other forms of taxation. ...

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  • Giertz, J. Fred (Institute of Government and Public Affairs. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 1981-05)
    Property tax has been the major source of revenue for local governments in the United States from the beginning, and it remains so today in both the nation and in Illinois Despite its longevity, it is still a controversial ...

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