Tax and Budget
Funding a Quality Education Requires Fiscal Reform
Release: February 28, 2007
This Fact Sheet provides information on how Illinois could reform its fiscal system to provide equitable education funding.
Fiscal System Basics
Release: October 10, 2006
An overview fiscal systems in general and the of the Illinois' fiscal system.
Issue Brief: Illinois' School Funding Formula and General State Aid
Release: August 1, 2006
This Brief provides information on how K-12 public education is funded in Illinois.
An Analysis of the Tax Exemptions Granted to Cook County Non-Profit Hospitals and the Charity Care Provided in Return
Release: May 26, 2006
CTBA's 2006 study comparing the value of the tax breaks received by Cook County non-profit hospitals to the charity care they provide in return. The study was updated in 2009.