Updates and Events

If you missed CTBA's Fiscal Symposium, on November 9, 2021, you can watch it now!

November 9, 2021

The last 19 months have been difficult for everyone, and finding an equitable path forward is more important than ever. The Center for Tax and Budget Accountability (“CTBA”) is pleased to announce the return of its fiscal symposium and welcomes Speaker Chris Welch as the keynote presenter. CTBA hopes to encourage a robust and yet practical discussion of how the fiscal situation in Illinois impacts the public policy systems that can build equity and create opportunity throughout the state, and what can be done about it.

CTBA released the following reports at its annual Fiscal Symposium which was held on Monday, October 21,2019.

October 21, 2019

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October 10, 2018

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"The Fiscal Future of Illinois"


The Politics of Revenue: The Future of Education in Illinois

October 10, 2017

“The Politics of Revenue: The Future of Education in Illinois”

Materials Available from CTBA Annual Fiscal Symposium

Illinois' Budget: The Path Forward