Do You Know The Value Of Your Home?

Written By,  Jill Odzer – Lake County Appeal – Commercial Analyst   Do you know what your home is worth and that there are several legal approaches to saving money on your property taxes?  When you hire Lake County Appeal, our job is to convince the Board of Review that your property is over-assessed.  The Read More …

Lake County Increases the Senior Freeze Gross Income Limit to $65,000 

When a property tax payer in Lake County applies for and subsequently receives a senior freeze, the assessed value of the relevant property will not be increased from the prior year’s assessed value. Lake County has increased the maximum amount of annual gross income that a taxpayer’s household can earn to qualify for the freeze from $55,00 to $65,000.  Read More …

Other Ways You Can Reduce Your Lake County Property Tax Burden!

Written by, Ron Kingsley – Lake County Appeal Owner and Tax Attorney  If Lake County Appeal (“LCA”) can reduce your Lake County property’s assessed value, your property tax burden will decrease. Additionally, there are many exemptions available to taxpayers that can reduce the burden even more. Make certain that you are receiving all of those you are Read More …

How did Illinois get into its financial mess, and what can be done about it?

Posted from: Outlook for Financial Markets BMO Wealth Management August 2017 Illinois is trying to avoid becoming the first “junk“ rated state. It already has the lowest credit quality rating among all 50 states. S&P Global Rating service warned Illinois legislators that without a viable budget for fiscal 2018, its third straight year without a Read More …