Author: Julie Peters

Taxing Bodies, What are They?

Written By Jill Odzer, Lake County Appeal, Commercial Analyst   Proceeds received from Illinois property tax bills are used to fund various taxing bodies.  Most of the time, property owners only look at the bottom line of what is owed.  However, if you look at the details of your property tax bill, you can see exactly where your Read More …

My Assessed Value is Too high! Is Lake County Doing this to Collect More Property Taxes?

Written by Ron Kingsley Lake County Appeal, Owner and Tax Attorney   Many clients believe that Lake County has something to gain by over-assessing properties…That it will raise more property tax revenue if properties are over-assessed. Nothing could be farther from the truth! Lake County has nothing to gain by over-assessing properties.  This is because Lake County determines the property tax proceeds it Read More …