Tax Reform

Tax Reform

Jean Pierce - Graduated Income Tax
News

If Illinois had a graduated rate income tax, as much as 97% of our population could pay less in taxes, while the state would raise billions of dollars in needed revenue. 

Event Date: 
Feb 21 2019 - 7:00pm
Event location: 

Unitarian Universalist Society of Geneva

Pierce will show that the economy will grow and the state will gain much-needed revenue when lower income earners pay less in taxes and the highest income earners pay more.

The LWV California campaign helped produce this video in 2015 to restore revenue to schools, public services and infrastructure repair.

PROP 13

Action Alerts

League volunteers helped to gather signatures to put this ballot measure over the top. Read about the enormous efforts that went into gathering over 800,000 signatures to qualify this measure.

Action Alerts

LWVC CALLS FOR VOLUNTEERS TO SIGN PETITIONS FOR PROPOSITION TO FUND SCHOOLS

Position

The League of Women Voters of Connecticut supports the state budget as an effective policy-making tool of the state government, bonds as funding for long-term capital projects, and state funding intervention in specified programs.

Position

The League of Women Voters of the Holland Area supports the reduction of or exemption from taxes granted by the state government for municipal and township governments in the Holland area.
Mkae it Fair Coalition to reform Prop 13
News

The California Schools and Local Communities Funding Act of 2018 will create a “split roll”; non-residential, non-agricultural commercial property will be reassessed on a regular basis. This will lead to an estimated increase in property tax of over $11 billion per year -- revenue that will go directly to schools and local governments....

Position

We support sound planning for local services.

Position

We support measures to promote the sound financing of regular governmental services and of major capital improvements.

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