Revised Form I-9

The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has published the newest version of the Form I-9. The form, used to verify employment eligibility, will be mandatory beginning September 18, 2017. This new form has a revision date of 07/17/17 N which is shown at the bottom of each page on the form. The current storage […]

Sweetened Beverage Tax Repeal Delayed

The sweetened beverage tax repeal was delayed at the cook County Board meeting until October 10. This issue has been controversial since the tax was proposed. We will provide specifics about the repeal status and opportunities for public testimony to be heard, as it becomes available. Click here for more information.

Cook County Ordinances Updates and FAQs

As a Countryside business owner, we understand you might have questions about the Cook County earned sick leave and minimum wage ordinances that went into effect July 1. As such, we have included some helpful FAQs and other info below that may help you find the answers you are looking for. The CBA is here […]

Sweetened Beverage Tax

Important Update: August 1, 2017 – Sweetened Beverage Floor Tax inventory date; retailers must take inventory subject to sweetened beverage tax in which tax was not previously collected. August 2, 2017 – Sweetened Beverage Tax goes into effect; retailers and distributors must begin collecting tax when applicable. Although the legality of this tax had been questioned, Judge […]

Job Postings

MB Financial – Countryside branch is hiring a Relationship Banking Specialist I, II, III  Click here for job description.     BlueSky HomeCare is hiring caregivers. See below for job description. We are currently hiring experienced CNAs and Caregivers for our growing agency in Countryside, Illinois. We are looking for individuals that are committed to […]

Pub Crawl Recap

As part of the Countryside Business Association’s ongoing “Shop Local” campaign, the CBA Spring Pub Crawl, held on May 20, was a big success! The businesses enjoyed increased business and new customers and everyone had a great time. There were 100+ people of all ages (21 and over) who rode trolleys to and from 8 Countryside […]