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Resource ID: #22581
Subject: Taxes
Source: Daily Edman (Arlington Heights, IL)
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Date: 04/10/2005; 04/11/2005

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The reporters' investigation focused on the community approval of local tax-rates without realizing that under a loop-hole in a tax cap law passed previously by the Illinois State legislature, public departments who knew about the loop-hole were able to collect a much higher sum of taxes than the constituents thought they were approving.

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