Tax Blog


Here's a look at all the Cook County Assessor's Office's proposed 2021 Triennial Reassessment valuation increases for city of Chicago property.

The blame game is underway as County officials signaled a six-month-or-longer delay in the delivery of Second Installment 2021 tax bills.

Cook County Treasurer Maria Pappas this week announced her Office had mailed out 1.8 million First Installment 2021 property tax bills with a due date of March 1. 

If we were fact-checkers, we'd give the "no new tax" claim at least a few Pinocchios.

With North Chicago's reassessments, property owners in the Township now have until Tuesday, Oct. 19th to express appeal intentions ... 

The Cook County Equalization Factor increased from 3.2334% from 2.9160%, fully 0.3074%, in tax year 2020, the largest year-over-year increase it has seen since 2008 into 2009.