Illinois government workers late in filing 2014 tax returns

CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois’ department of revenue says more than 300 state employees, including two lawmakers, are delinquent in paying their taxes for the 2014 calendar year. Department of Revenue officials tell the Chicago Tribune the 312 state workers are getting their salaries but still haven’t filed returns for calendar year 2014, which were due two springs ago. Each of the employees has been given a $250 penalty for delinquency.