Gov. Pritzker kicks off Back to School Tax Holiday Aug. 5-14 | Lawrenceville Daily Record
Lawrenceville Daily Record
Login
SearchHelpSubscriptions

Gov. Pritzker kicks off Back to School Tax Holiday Aug. 5-14

Tax holiday is estimated to save Illinois families $50 million

Posted on August 4, 2022

State House News

Governor Pritzker joined lawmakers and stakeholders to encourage Illinois families to take advantage of the State’s Back to School tax holiday, Aug. 5 through Aug. 14. The 10-day sales tax holiday – the first for Illinois in over a decade - was created to save families $50 million on school supplies and is part of the $1.8 billion Illinois Family Relief Plan, with relief on gas, property taxes, and groceries.

Want to read the rest?

Subscribe to Lawrenceville Daily Record today.

This content is available in full to subscribers. Click the link below to get unlimited access to our content.

Already have a subscription? Click here!Subscribe

Login

We'll never share your email.

More State House News

Gov. Pritkzer announces $34.6 billion investment in transportation over six years

August 12, 2022

Governor JB Pritzker joined the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) today to announce a $34.6 billion program to improve roads, bridges, transit, rail, airports, and ports over the next six years. This funding represents a robust commitment to invest in people and communities backed by the historic Rebuild Illinois capital program.

'Grow with Us' State Fair, butter cow theme a nod to agriculture, infrastructure

By Jerry Nowicki
| August 11, 2022

Gov. JB Pritzker and Illinois State Fair organizers unveiled the 101st State Fair butter cow Wednesday, an unofficial kickoff of the fair which begins Thursday and runs through Aug. 21.

IDPH offering a back-to-school shipment of 1 million free COVID-10 rapid tests for IllinoisK-12 public schools

August 10, 2022

The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) has announced it is providing a one-time bulk shipment of 1 million over-the-counter (OTC) COVID-19 rapid antigen tests to K-12 public school districts outside of Chicago for the upcoming 2022-23 school year.


e-edition

Top News

Powered by Nash & Pine | v4.2.4