2015 Senior Citizen’s Exemptions

Senior Assessment Freeze

Lake County Senior Exemptions, 2015

2015 Senior Citizens Assessment Freeze

Anyone currently receiving the Senior Homestead Exemption in Lake County, Illinois should expect to receive the PTAX-340 in the mail soon.  If not, we have included the form for you!!

The applications are due back by July 1, 2015 to The Chief County Assessment Office, 18 North County Street, 7th Floor, Waukegan, Illinois  60085.

Some of the qualifications:

  • You will be 65 or older during 2015.
  • Your total household income in 2014 was $55,000 or less.
  • Surviving spouse — Even if you are not 65 or older during 2015, you are eligible for this exemption for 2015 if your spouse died in 2015 and would have met all of the qualifications
  • Other qualifications are on the Application below

Step by step instructions are included on page 4 of the form.

For assistance on completing the forms please visit one of the scheduled Outreach Sessions.

Here’s the form:  2015 Senior Citizens Assessment Freeze Application