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Toni Preckwinkle Violence Tax

New $25 'Violence Tax' On Guns Goes Into Effect

Posted 04.01.2013 | Chicago

This is no April Fools prank: Monday marks the first day Cook County's newest gun tax is in effect, tacking an extra $25 on each new firearm purchase....

Preckwinkle Proposes Bullet Tax To Curb Crime

AP | DON BABWIN | Posted 12.18.2012 | Chicago

CHICAGO — As Chicago struggles to quell gang violence that has contributed to a jump in homicides, a top elected official wants to tax the sale ...

Preckwinkle Floats Cook County 'Violence Tax' For Gun Owners

Posted 10.09.2012 | Chicago

Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle has floated a new proposal aimed at addressing the overwhelming impact of gun violence on the county's co...