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Since 1990, we've served nearly 400,000 families, returning $590 million in tax refunds to clients.

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Posted: July 16, 2010

On July 14, David Marzahl, the Center’s president, testified during a hearing of the United States Senate Committee on Finance. The hearing was called to discuss the future of individual tax rates and the effects on economic growth and distribution.

Posted: July 12, 2010

For working families, tax time is a gateway to opportunity

Posted: April 13, 2010

On April 10, Illinois Governor Pat Quinn visited the Center for Economic Progress’ tax site at Truman College to share advice with taxpayers and thank volunteers for their dedication to helping hard-working, low-income families across Illinois.

Posted: April 1, 2010

On Thursday, March 18, over 50 guests joined the Center for Economic Progress’ Board of Directors for an evening with Attorney General Lisa Madigan. The board-hosted event was a fundraiser for CEP's programs. Pictured above are CEP President David Marzahl, Attorney General Madigan and CEP Board Chair Nicol Turner-Lee.