South Suburban Homeowners Have Seen Staggering Property Tax Bill Increases, Officials And Residents Want To Know WhyIt’s more than just sticker shock – homeowners in the south suburbs have found whopping increases in their latest property tax bills.
Cook County Assesssor Issues Letters About Pandemic-Related Property Tax Break, But It Isn't Good News For EveryoneIn what seems like a gift from the tax collector, Chicago and north suburban homeowners have been getting letters in the mail notifying them of a pandemic-related tax break.
Mayor Lori Lightfoot Talks One-On-One About Budget Pain, Taxes, Fees, And COVID-19 ConcernsPlugging the city’s $1.2 billion budget hole is now in the hands of Chicago aldermen, and there are tough questions about it – including the prospect of new taxes aimed at you that will hit people who live and visit the city.
Schaumburg Township Library District Is Asking For $1.5 Million Less In Tax Revenues From HomeownersThe CBS 2 Morning Insiders recently learned some branches of government are telling homeowners to skip part of their property tax payments – not just delay them, but skip them for good.
Cook County Owes $79 Million In Unclaimed Property Tax Refunds; Do You Have Money Coming?Cook County might owe you thousands of dollars, and all it takes is an Internet connection to get it back.
Gov. J.B. Pritzker Talks About First Year In Office, Plans For Graduated Income Tax And Pension ReformThere have been successes, but there remain some tough sells ahead for Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker.
Find Your Own Property Tax Refunds Using New Cook County WebsiteProperty owners no longer need to pay high lawyer fees for tax refund recovery.
Property Tax Help Center Open On Chicago's West Side"People are getting money back before Christmas. And it’s tax free money so they’re happy."
100 Days In: Mayor Lori Lightfoot Talks Property Taxes, Wrong Raids By Police, And What She's Learned In OfficeAs Mayor Lori Lightfoot completed her first 100 days in office Tuesday, she took credit for a renewed focus on the city’s neighborhoods and people – and weighed in on negotiations with teachers, crime and, and the repeated problem of police raiding the wrong homes.
Three Ways Taxpayers Can Appeal Their Property Tax AssessmentsWith many Cook County residents facing the task of writing huge checks next week for property taxes, CBS 2 Morning Insider Lauren Victory looks at three solutions to lower your 2020 bill.
Cook County Property Tax Bills: Where Does Your Money Go?Every year when Cook County property tax bills come out, property owners are shocked by increases they cannot understand.