TITLE

Tax bite: Hospitals say Illinois revenue department's action threatens their future

AUTHOR(S)
Selvam, Ashok
PUB. DATE
August 2011
SOURCE
Modern Healthcare;8/22/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 34, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Illinois Department of Revenue urges 15 Illinois hospitals to pay property taxes due to its decision to strip property-tax exemptions from three hospitals. Illinois Hospital Association President Maryjane Wurth criticized the action as narrow and inflexible, while hospitals seek to file for an appeal to lengthen their tax exemptions within 60 days to a government judge. The affected hospitals include Edward Hospital and Prentice Women's Hospital.
ACCESSION #
65123471

 

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