All taxes

soda in a glass with ice

December 28, 2020

Sweetened beverage sales bounced back quickly after Cook County tax repealed

Study is published in JAMA Network Open.

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December 1, 2020

Update to Forms W-2, 1042-S, & 1095-C Electronic Consent Process for Tax Year 2020

The process for electronic access to Forms W-2, 1042-S, and […]

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February 24, 2020

Cook County’s short-lived ‘soda’ tax worked, says new study

Sweetened beverage sales decreased by 21% during tax implementation

soda in a glass with ice

September 26, 2017

UIC to study sweetened beverage taxes in Illinois, California

Bloomberg Philanthropies funds $4.9 million study

Frank Chaloupka

May 2, 2017

$8 million grant to reduce tobacco use in high-use countries

Bloomberg grant will fund global research, policy development

Dollar signs with $100 bill illustration on the front

December 1, 2015

Benefit cuts to teachers won’t lead to taxpayer savings

What happens to take-home pay when health insurance costs rise?

Man smoking a cigarette

April 29, 2015

Fixed cigarette taxes leave smokers less wiggle room

When prices are the same for all brands, smoking rates decrease

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August 1, 2014

Removing school vending machines is not enough to cut soda consumption

Small-scale attempts to improve students’ diet could backfire

Steve Jones

October 24, 2012

Bullhorn

“If Facebook is a wall, Twitter might be a bullhorn.”