Posts Categorized: Tax

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Appealing DuPage County property taxes

Did you fall out of your chair when you received your property tax bill? Do you think your assessor is wrong? Did you know you CAN do something about it? In Illinois, property taxes are based on the market value of your home. Assessed values are required by law to be based upon the three… Read more

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2013 DuPage County Property Tax Rates

Last year we published an article on the property taxes in DuPage County, Illinois. In the table below which is listed in order from towns with the highest tax assessment rate to the lowest, see how your property tax rate compares to other communities in DuPage County. We’ve included tax years 2012 and 2013 and… Read more

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2012 Du Page County Property Tax Rates

A few years back, I wrote an article on calculating property taxes in the various communities of Du Page county.  Thanks to the Du Page county clerk, the updated table below reflects property tax rates for Du Page county communities in 2012.  The towns are listed in order from those with the highest to lowest tax rate.  Oak Brook… Read more

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Du Page County Property Tax Rates

When you are purchasing a home, it is important to understand the economics of the home and property taxes are a huge factor in the equation.  So, just how do you figure out what your taxes will be? It is not a good idea to simply look at what the current owner is paying because there… Read more