TITLE

Liquor Tax Hike Upheld

AUTHOR(S)
Shields, Yvette
PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;4/7/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31858, p37
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the Illinois Supreme Court upheld the liquor tax increase approved by the General Assembly to raise additional revenues to repay general obligation bonds issued under the 1998 public works program called Illinois FIRST. Amount of money freed from escrow; Failure of the court to address whether the tax was constitutional.
ACCESSION #
12792659

 

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