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Assessor Kaegi Reminds Property Owners that Many Exemptions will Auto-Renew this Year Due to COVID-19
Chicago – Cook County Assessor Fritz Kaegi reminds property owners that due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Illinois legislature is allowing the Assessor’s Office to automatically renew many property tax exemptions for tax year 2020. The following exemptions will...
In Cook County, the first installment of property taxes for the 2020 tax year will be due on March 2, 2021 and the second installment will be due on August 2, 2021. Real property owners in the County of Cook have been adversely affected by the COIVD-19 global pandemic...
Cook County Treasurer Maria Pappas on Monday released an unprecedented study of property taxes that shows the county’s tax bills virtually doubling over 20 years, an increase that is nearly triple the rise in the cost of living index.
“I’ve been a client of Schiller, Strauss and Levin for many years. Leonard Schiller, Melissa Cross and their entire team have saved me thousands in real estate taxes over that period of time. They are experts in their field and their professionalism and communication with their clients is unparalleled in the industry. I highly recommend them.”
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‘Melissa and her team are the best in the business.”
“Your suggestion to use Melissa for property tax appeal turned out very well. They got it knocked down to $55k for next 3 years. Last year it was $50k and cook county had tried to raise it to $72k”
“Thank you for your diligent efforts and successful outcome. It is greatly appreciated.”