Carol Portman of the Taxpayers Federation of Illinois: Understanding a new potential Illinois tax

PHOTO: Money image. WGN Radio archives

Taxpayers Federation of Illinois President Carol Portman explains the benefits Illinois will reap when everyday services are taxed. Those services include retaining a health club membership, calling on a landscaper, a plumber and more. And she helps John compare a sales tax associated with doing those services oneself, to employing someone to do them.