Updates and Events

April 15, 2020

This event has been cancelled and will be rescheduled at a later date. We will update this information as soon as a new date has been confirmed.

March 10, 2020

League of Women Voters of Downers Grove-Woodridge-Lisle will host CTBA's Research Associate Allison Flanagan. Allison will discuss the Fair Tax Amendment. The Fair Tax Amendment, a binding referendum, will be on the November 3, 2020, ballot. 

Download a copy of the event FLYER or contact Mary Hobein, mhobein@hotmail.com, at the League of Women Voters for more information. 

January 30, 2020

Ralph Martire joins The Adlai Stevenson Center on Democracy and Roosevelt University to discuss Illinois'  Fiscal Crisis. Learn about current facts and a way forward.  REGISTER HERE or contact The Stevenson Center at info@stevensoncenterondemocracy.org with any questions.

January 21, 2020

John State Rep. Kalish in an informative session about pensions: how they work, how they’re structured, what are the issues surrounding them, and proposed solutions. Download a copy of the EVENT FLYER

Questions? Call (847) 673-1131 or email weharding16@gmail.com

 

 

November 20, 2019

Lunch@65West presents a debate about the proposed Constitutional amendment to establish a graduated income tax system for Illinois.

About this Event

In advance of the November 2020 ballot question facing Illinois citizens, Lunch@65West invites you to join us for a lively debate exploring both sides of Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s proposal to amend the Illinois State Constitution to replace the current flat tax with a graduated state income tax.

November 11, 2019

Current Events Discussion Group Chicago is hosting a number of events about topics that will  be changing the world.  On November 11, the League of Women Voters Northside Unit, Forward Chicago, th 40th Aldermanic Ward, the 47th Aldermanic Ward, and Sulzer Regional Library invite you to learn more about the budget and graduated income tax. 

October 22, 2019

Please join State Representative Karina Villa and State Representative Barbara Hernandez, with the Center for Tax and Budget Accountability, for a Small Business Fair Tax Town Hall.

 

October 10, 2019

The Fair Tax Coalition of Greater Rockford hosts the Center for Tax and Budget Accountability Executive Director and Roosevelt University Professor of Public Policy, Ralph Martire, for a discussion on how Fair Tax reforms will affect local families.

Please RSVP to the Fair Tax Coalition of Greater Rockford at northernilfairtax@gmail.com

October 9, 2019

Action For a Better Tomorrow- Sauk Valley invites the community to join the Center for Tax and Budget Accountability Executive Director and Roosevelt University Professor of Public Policy, Ralph Martire, for a discussion on how Fair Tax reforms will affect local families.

For additional information, contact Jennifer LeMoine at (815) 677-0497

October 1, 2019

Alderman La Spata is hosting an educational event about the budget in Chicago. The goal of this event is to discuss efforts to make the City budget more efficient; potential revenue sources that could help improve the City's fiscal situation; and visions of how we can use the budget to invest in our communities. 

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