Sep 22, 2011 Illinois is trying to decrease its $13 billion deficit with tax increases. One citizen understands the need to close the deficit, but says the taxes have pinched her budget significantly.
Sep 22, 2011 With among the highest property taxes in the country, New York aims to limit annual increases but also accommodate school districts.
Sep 22, 2011 Chicago mayor Rahm Emanuel will look at whether special tax funds for blighted neighborhoods are diverted too often to big companies.
Sep 22, 2011 Tax revenues are topping projections in California, New Jersey, West Virginia and others.
Sep 22, 2011 Because of Illinois' business tax increase, Sears has become the latest company to threaten to leave the state. The increase has backfired big time on the governor, who's scrambling to make deals to keep major companies from leaving the state.
Sep 22, 2011 The per-gallon gas tax is not enough to pay for road repairs. The Obama administration is exploring a new funding scheme.
Sep 22, 2011 The city is asking tax-exempt institutions like universities and hospitals to voluntarily pay more property taxes. Please.
Sep 22, 2011 As Michigan's governor attempts to close a budget gap of more than $1 billion, a tax credit for the working poor may disappear, and small businesses might get a break on taxes.
Sep 22, 2011 Fortune magazine senior editor-at-large Allan Sloan joins us this morning to wish you a Happy Tax Day, and to commiserate on the complicated, annual process.