# Illinois grocery tax suspended
Illinois Family Relief Plan: Gas Tax Hike Delayed, Grocery Tax Suspended, School Supplies Sales Tax Reduced
Illinois families are expected to save money on essential items as inflation strains their pockets. As a part of the state's new budget, a few things are changing Friday (July 1). Residents in Illinois do not have to worry about paying a higher gas tax until January 2023. Governor J. B. Pritzker revealed the details in April while also providing information about suspending the Illinois Grocery tax until June 30, 2023.