Rep. Batinick Opposes Taxing Illinois’ Retirees

PLAINFIELD – State Representative Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) has announced his Chief Co-Sponsorship of House Resolution 890, which further states his belief that the Illinois Income Tax Act should not be amended to permit taxing retirement income.

Rep. Batinick stated, “Retirees, including seniors, have worked hard all their lives to provide for their families and retirement security. It is my belief that the State should not tax their earnings.”

Rep. Batinick has offered solutions to make Illinois’ state government more efficient in ways that don’t require it to tax its retirees.