SPRINGFIELD - Illinois Lt. Gov. Sheila Simon and her husband earned $208,000 during 2013 and paid $44,000 in state and federal taxes. The couple contributed $3,300 to charity. They reported a net worth of $675,000.
Simon, who has spent her career in government, is running for State Comptroller. She called on her opponent in the fall election, Republican Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka, to release her tax returns.
Topinka spokesman Brad Hahn says Topinka will release her tax return on Tuesday.