Out of control property taxes hurt Illinois' family every day. That’s why I ran for office! I’m hosting a forum with tax assessment experts on Thursday, July 25th at Gail Borden Library 270 N Grove Ave, Elgin for a free seminar on understanding how your property taxes are determined, learning how to appeal property tax assessments, and how we can solve this property tax crisis...Read more
All McHenry County homeowners get a property tax rebate. That’s right, if you own your home and qualify for the standard Homestead Deduction the property tax rebate is yours...
SPRINGFIELD. IL — Republican state Rep. Allen Skillicorn argues that House Bill 825 essentially amounts to lawmakers in Springfield slapping a tax on the rain...Read more
By: Ted Dabrowski and John Klingner
There’s no arguing that Illinois is a wreck. But read Deputy Gov. Dan Hynes’ new “budget” report – meant to grease the skids for Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s first budget address – and you might get the impression that former Gov. Bruce Rauner alone caused that wreck. Hynes’ report, “Digging Out: The Rauner Wreckage Report,” says that Rauner ran the state “into a ditch.” His list of complaints against Rauner is long: more deficits, unpaid bills, increased pension costs, higher ed struggles, a social service crisis and more...Read more
Rutland Township (in Kane County) Property Tax Assessment deadline has been extended until August 6, 2018.
Don’t miss out on the free Property Tax Workshop on Wednesday, July 25 at the Gail Borden Library in Elgin!...Read more
Thank you to everyone who attended the Property Tax Seminar. We had a wonderful response and good interaction. I especially want to thank Elgin City Council Member, Toby Shaw; Dundee Township Assessor (Kane County), Michael Bielak; and Chief Assessment Officer of McHenry County, Robert Ross for sharing their expertise.Read more
Grafton area property tax assessments were recently published in the newspaper as required by law. There is only a 30-day window every year to appeal your property assessment. Once this deadline is passed, the next opportunity will not be until next year. The deadline to appeal your 2019 assessment is August 9, 2018....Read more
Title: Understanding Your Property Taxes
When: Wednesday, July 25, 7 pm-8:30 pm
Where: Gail Borden Public Library, 270 N Grove Ave, Elgin, IL 60120
Hosted by: State Representative Allen Skillicorn with guest speakers Mark Armstrong, CIAO, Kane County Supervisor of Assessments; Warren L. Dixon III, CIAO, Naperville Township Assessor; and Michael Bielak, Dundee Township Assessor.