For the past 50 years the League of Women Voters of Illinois has advocated for a graduated rate income tax in our state. Now more than ever this is needed. At a time when we are facing loss of revenue and increasing needs for support for populations affected by the pandemic, we recognize that only our top income earners can afford to pay higher taxes.
That is why the League is asking everyone to Vote YES! On the Fair Tax Constitutional Amendment at the top of the ballot this fall. Here are some quick and easy ways to share information about the Fair Tax.
Please watch this 60 second video and share on your social media. In addition... check out this Fair Tax fact sheet and share these facts with friends, family and colleagues.
President's Letter, Illinois League of Women Voters, 7/2/2020