Tax Increment Financing (TIF) Lawsuit Resources

Chief Counsel Aneel Chablani (left) with Amisha Patel of Grassroots Collaborative (right).

Chief Counsel Aneel Chablani (left) with Amisha Patel of Grassroots Collaborative (right).

Last month, Chicago Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights and the national Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights filed a lawsuit on behalf of advocacy groups Raise Your Hand for Illinois Public Education and Grassroots Collaborative challenging the City of Chicago’s Tax Increment Financing (TIF) use in a Lincoln Yards redevelopment plan. Learn about the lawsuit, the basics of TIF, and more through our resource page.