Illinois’ tax structure is one of the most unfair in the nation.   A study conducted by shows that people tend to favor a progressive tax structure which requires people who make more money to pay more taxes. Illinois has a flat-rate structure, which means everyone pays the same percentage from their paychecks no matter how much they make.  Lawmakers pushed to implement a progressive structure earlier this year but that requires changing the state's constitution. 

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