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Second Installment Property Tax Bills Arrive in Cook County

Just when you thought it was safe to venture outside again, there is that envelope from the Cook County treasurer.

The bad news: Cook County property tax bills are rising on average 3.7% for tax year 2018.

The good news: Depending on where you live, you could see a tax bill that is largely unc

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Townships a Target of Consolidation Proponents

Townships a Target of Consolidation Proponents Property tax math can be a little intimidating on the assessment side, with its “coefficient of dispersions” and vertical equity component of the uniformity something-something.

But when it comes to the government agencies that are funded by the proceeds, it’s an equation that taxp

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Keeping Up with the Property Tax Appeal Schedule

Keeping Up with the Property Tax Appeal Schedule

Keeping on top of the deadlines for filing an appeal of your property tax assessment doesn’t seem like it would be an unmanageable task. And maybe it wouldn’t be if that were all you had to keep track of.

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Listening Tour a Chance to Question Cook County Assessor

Listening Tour A Chance to Question Cook County AssessorCook County property owners who have something they’d like to say to, or ask of newly-elected Cook County Assessor Fritz Kaegi will have their chance next month as part of his roll-out of a “listening tour.”

There will be six opportunities in April beginning at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Apri

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Cook County Property Tax Outlook for 2019

Cook County Property Tax Outlook 2019Will your property taxes go up or down this year? Who will get hit the hardest? Who might get off easy?

Here’s our current outlook for Cook County property taxes in 2019, based on budget conditions and 20 years of experience in the property tax arena.

Last Year of Rahm’s Tax Hikes

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