Illinois now has the highest combined state and local tax burden for the bottom 20% of earners, and the lowest combined tax burden for the top 1% of earners. Suzy supports a tax plan that provides tax relief for working and middle class families while also ensuring that wealthy people pay their fair share.

Keeping in line with her belief in fiscal responsibility, Suzy believes changes in the tax code must be coupled with a thorough review of spending to ensure that our tax dollars are not being wasted.