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RESOLUTION N0. I � :7s1 <br />A RESOLUTION IN OPPOSITION TO <br />PENDING DUPAGE COUNTY REVENUE LEGISLATION <br />WWEREAS, the County Board of DuPage County has voted to seek legislation <br />tNrat wrfluld authorize that Board to; <br />1. Allow Counties to impose a vehicle tax, including a tax on vehicles <br />for which a municipal tax already is being paid, <br />2. Change the present distrubution formula that gives Counties 10% of the <br />5% sales tax for sales taxes collected only in unincorporated areas to a <br />percentage of sales taxes collected countywide, <br />3. Change the distribution formula that shares a Rortion of state income <br />tax with counties based on the population of unincorporated areas to a formula <br />based on total population, thus insuring the County of a percentage of all <br />income taxes paid in the county in addition to its proposed per capita share, <br />and <br />4. Seek a 50% share of the 5% state utility tax collected in the county, <br />5. Seek a percentage share of the State inheritance taxes collected <br />throughout the county; and <br />WHEREAS, as was the case of the tax established with the Animal Control <br />Act, the County is again attempting to establish policies thatinfringeon the <br />rights and duties of other political bodies within the County; and <br />WHEREAS, these rights and duties and the revenue for performing them are <br />best carried out by local authorities who know best the needs and requirements <br />of their citizens; and <br />WHEREAS, the President and Board of Trustees of the Village of Elk Grove <br />Village herein protest and request that.thc Zounty Board of DuPage County remove <br />its authorization for such legislation as listed in this Resolution; and <br />WHEREAS, the Village Clerk shall send copies of this Resolution to the <br />DuPage County Board Chairman, to the Representatives in the General Assembly <br />District 3 and State Senator in District 3, as well as the Governor. <br />NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the President and Board of Trustees of <br />the Village of Elk Grove Village, Counties of Cook and DuPage, State of Illinois, <br />that this resolution shall be in full force and effect from and after its passage <br />and approval according to law. <br />