Tax Appeal Assistance for
Evanston Township Property Owners
Monday, October 17, 2005
Special to suffredin.org
For Immediate Release
Contact: Commissioner Larry Suffredin
Chicago, Illinois. October 17, 2005. Cook County Commissioner Larry Suffredin (13th District) will sponsor a property tax appeal seminar for Evanston Township property owners who wish to appeal their assessment at the Board of Review.
Board of Review Property Tax Appeal Seminar
Wednesday, October 26, 2005
6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Evanston Civic Center, Council Chambers
2100 Ridge Avenue, Evanston
Cook County Board of Review Commissioner Maureen Murphy and her staff will conduct the seminar. The seminar will inform homeowners how to determine whether they were over assessed, where to go to gather evidence for an appeal with the Board of Review and how to fill out and file the assessment complaint form. Taxpayers are encouraged to bring their Tax Bill, Assessment Notice or Property Identification Number to the seminar in order to complete and submit complaint forms at the seminar.
Evanston Township residents have until November 2, 2005 to submit their complaint forms to the Cook County Board of Review.
Commissioner Suffredin commented, "The Board of Review is Cook County's safety net to ensure citizens have a voice in obtaining a fair assessment. If your feel your assessment is improper, please take advantage of your right to appeal."
For more information about the seminar, call Commissioner Suffredin's office at 847-864-1209 or the Board of Review at 312-603-3644.