Illinois Teachers Can Now Claim Personally-Bought Supplies On Income Tax Returns

Starting this year, teachers in Illinois can get state tax credit for the school supplies they buy with their own money and bring in to the classroom.

Ninety-two percent of teachers in the U.S. spend their own money to buy school supplies for their students. That figure comes from Democratic State Senator Tom Cullerton of Villa Park, who is a supporter of the new state tax provision and he is encouraging teachers to take advantage of it.


By | 2017-10-20T22:46:10+00:00 October 20th, 2017|