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Unpaid tickets, tuition? Tax refund or lottery prize could be docked

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If you owe money in water bills or college tuition, you could see it come right out of your state paycheck or state tax refund and go into the coffers of your local village or community college. "This bill was designed to allow local governments to collect money they are already owed without having to raise fees or taxes," a spokesman for the Illinois comptroller's office said.
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