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Board of Review Findings Mailed On Monday, February 1, 2016, the Kane County Board of Review mailed its notices of findings for the 2015 session. Notices were mailed to all taxpayers (or their attorneys) of all properties that had decisions issued by the Board of Review. Pursuant to Illinois law, anyone wishing to appeal the decision of the Board of Review may do so within 30 days of the notice date. The appeal must be made to the Illinois Property Tax Appeal Board. For more information on the appeal process, visit the Property Tax Appeal Board’s web site at www.ptab.illinois.gov.

Disabled Veterans Standard Homestead Exemption:  The application form for the Disabled Veterans Standard Homestead Exemption have been updated to reflect the increased benefits for Veterans with service-connected disabilities of 30% or greater.  Click here for the application form; click here to see the details of the new law

Property Tax Workshops: Beginning June 2, 2015 Property Tax Workshops will be held in the Auditorium of Building A of the Kane County Government Center, 719 S. Batavia Avenue in Geneva. Additional workshops are scheduled for June 16, July 2, July 21, August 4, August 18, September 1, and September 15. All will begin at 6:00 p.m. in the same location. Click here for more information.

Property Tax Bills mailed: Property tax bills for the 2014 (payable 2015) year have been mailed to every property owner at the last known available address; they can also be are now available to be viewed on www.KaneCountyTreasurer.org. The first installment is due June 1, 2015, and the Second installment is due September 1, 2015. For more information, call the Treasurer’s office at 630-232-3565 or visit www.KaneCountyTreasurer.org.

Property Tax Bills available to be viewed online: Property tax bills for the 2014 (payable 2015) year are now available to be viewed on www.KaneCountyTreasurer.org. The Treasurer’s office is accepting payments beginning today. For more information, call the Treasurer’s office at 630-232-3565 or visit www.KaneCountyTreasurer.org.

Percent of Burden correction for properties in the Elgin and Huntley area. Owners of parcels that are located in fifteen Elgin-area and Huntley-area taxing districts will be impacted by an adjustment that has been ordered to the tax levy apportionment for the 2012 and 2013 tax years. The adjustment will affect properties in only the following taxing districts:

Barrington Hills Village Gail Borden Library District
Barrington School District 220 Harper Community College District 512
Bartlett Park District Huntley Fire District
Bartlett Village Huntley Library District
Elgin City Huntley Park District
Elgin Community College District 509 Huntley School District 158
Elgin School District U-46 Huntley Village
Fox River Water Reclamation District

For more information, please call the Kane County Clerk’s Tax Extension Department at 630-444-3196 or view www.co.kane.il.us/coc/tax/FAQ_Elgin_Huntley_issue.pdf.