Cook County Property Tax Appeals: A Primer on the Appeals Process with Comparative Data for 2000-2008

November 17, 2009

The purpose of this issue brief is to provide summary information on property tax appeals in Cook County, Illinois. It describes the assessment appeal process at the Cook County Assessor’s Office and the Cook County Board of Review and includes data on the number and type of real estate parcels filing appeals at those offices from 2000 to 2008. It also describes avenues to appeal property assessments at the Property Tax Appeal Board or in the court system.

Read the press release for this report here.