POER's Chicago office represents clients' properties in the State of Illinois.
If you have any questions or concerns about property taxes in this state, visit the locations page
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|Assessment Ratio:||33.3% — Except in Cook County (Chicago)
10% — Apartments - Cook County
25% — Industrial - Cook County
25% — Commercial - Cook County
|Fiscal Tax Year:||01/01 - 12/31|
|Valuation Authority:||Township or County|
|Level One Appeal Name:||County Board of Review (for properties outside Cook County)
Cook County Assessor (for properties within Cook County)
|RE Rendition Required:||No|
|PP Rendition Required:||No|
|Consultant Certification or Licensing:||Not Required|
|Real Estate Taxable?||Yes|
|Personal Property Taxable?||No|
|Assessment Date:||Jan 1|
Jun - Dec
Aug - Feb
30 days after notices are published
Cook County - Second level of appeal to Cook County Board of Review (BOR)
|Tax Bills Issued:||Varies|
|Tax Bills Due:||Jun & Sep||2 installments but due dates may vary by county|
|Cook County - 1st half installment, estimated at 55% of prior year tax bill with taxes paid in arrears.
Cook County - 2nd half installment, reconciled installment using the BOR certified AV, actual local tax rate, and final state equaliztion factor, less the estimated 1st installment with taxes paid in arrears.
|Tax Bills Due:||Exempt|