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While the Chicago region’s population grew by 18 percent since 1980, the traffic increased by 66 percent in the same period.

Tell your congressman to extend transit parity

The current tax-deduction for transit riders of $230, increased from $120 in 2009, is set to expire next month unless congress acts to extend the benefit.

Please click here to sign a petition from Commuter Nation and let your voice be heard. Commuter Nation will send your message to your congressman telling them that you support extending the $230 limit on tax-deductions for transit-users.

If this legislation expires, the limit will go back to $120, while drivers will continue to receive their $230 parking tax-deduction.This tax benefit is extremely important in the fight against congestion, pollution, and towards make our cities more livable for walking, biking, and transit.

Tell your Congressman to extend the $230 tax-deduction limit on transit expenses!