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Madigan's Office Warns of Phone Scam

Posted on: October 6th, 2014
The Illinois Attorney General's office is asking residents to be on the lookout for a phone scam in which callers posing as government officials attempt to get people to send money by claiming they are under criminal investigation or owe unpaid taxes to the Internal Revenue Service....

Protecting Your Health Information

Posted on: January 18th, 2013
The U.S. Department of Health & Human Services is establishing a new onmibus rule, strengthening security protections for protected health information originally established under HIPAA. The rule also provides new rights for individuals and allows the government greater ability to enforce these regulations....

IRS Delays Income Tax Filing Until January 30

Posted on: January 12th, 2013
Because the American Taxpayer Relief Act was not passed until January 1, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has indicated that tax filing for the approximately 120 million expected income tax returns will commence on January 30, 2013, rather than January 1, as would have been the case under normal circumstances. ...

The Best and the Worst States from a Tax Standpont

Posted on: October 24th, 2012
Illinois is not among the ten worst states when it comes to state taxes, but it isn't one of the best, either....

Back to School Loans Bite Social Security Recipients

Posted on: August 24th, 2012
A law passed in 1996 allows the federal government to withhold portions of checks if defaulted debt is owed to the government, including federal student loans. As a result, about twice as many Social Security recipients as last year are not receiving their entire Social Security payments....
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