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We may be a year away from voting on a potential change from a Flat Tax to a Progressive tax in the state of Illinois but some experts believe Governor J.B Pritzker is already laying the groundwork to accomodate the change in tax collection. According to researchers at Truth in Accounting, a memo from Governor Pritzker to the heads of state agencies asking them to plan for cutting 6.5% of their budget is a way for the Governor to prepare the state for the volatility that would accompany change in the way taxes are collected. Reporter Greg Bishop has more...