Author: Shelly Rothstein

Hundreds of Lake County properties were overtaxed, officials admit

Written by, Russell Lissau – Daily Herald, 5/23/19 Hundreds of Lake County property owners received tax bills this month that wrongly demanded too much money because of computer errors that eliminated legitimate credits, officials admitted Thursday. The majority of those mistakes affected properties in the Wauconda area, said Bob Glueckert, the county’s new chief assessment officer. Data errors Read More …

2019 Lake County Assessments Delayed

By, Jill Odzer, Lake County Appeal, 5/7/19 – The Lake County Assessor’s office is in the process of implementing an updated website and on-line appeal process.  The good news is that the website will contain significantly more information for taxpayers.  The bad news is that the implementation will significantly delay the publication of the 2019 blue assessment notices and, consequently, the appeal deadlines for this year.  The latest information from the Assessor’s Office Read More …

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 …