Palatine Township taxpayers now have a 2nd opportunity to appeal their recent assessment notice.
Palatine Township residents can now PRE-file an appeal to their property assessment with the Board of Review. Palatine Township opens officially for Board of Review appeals on September 23rd. Residents have until October 22nd to file their appeal. Reducing the assessed value of your property can help reduce your property taxes.
This appeal is for the new 2013 assessed value sent out earlier this year by the Cook County Assessor. Reductions will appear on the 2nd half tax-bill in mailed in late 2014.
Palatine Township Assessor’s Office can help residents file their appeals. Typically appeals are filed using comparable
properties. The Palatine Township
Assessor Office has a program that will list comparable properties and their
values. This data can be used to file an
Residents should also note that if they have had a recent appraisal done to their property, by a certified appraiser, that too can be used as the basis for their appeal.
Township is located at 721 S. Quentin Road, across the street from Fremd High
School. The Township is open Monday
through Friday from 8:30am to 4pm. The
Assessor’s Office is also open on Saturday from 8:30am to Noon. No appointment is necessary. Residents can call the Assessor’s Office at
847-358-6164 with any questions.
Remember to file before October 22, 2013.
The Palatine Township Assessor’s Office looks forward to helping residents reduce their property taxes.