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Tax Law

Chicago Streaming Video Tax Does Not Violate Federal and State Law

On May 24, 2018, the Circuit Court of Cook County upheld the City of Chicago’s imposition of its amusement tax on streaming services. On June 9, 2015, the Chicago Department of Finance issued a ruling indicating that electronically delivered amusements are subject to the amusement tax. The circuit court upheld the tax against arguments that... Continue Reading…