Tax Year 2013 exemption applications due by April 11

April 2014 - Residential property owners have until April 11 to apply for Tax Year 2013 exemptions.  Homeowner exemptions renew automatically unless a title transfer was recorded.

Senior Citizen, Senior Freeze, and Disabled Persons exemptions must be applied for on an annual basis.  Taxpayers with a history of receiving an exemption should get a renewal application through the mail.

Taxpayers can obtain exemption applications from the Stickney Township Assessor's Office or through the County Assessor's website.

Reassessment time for Stickney Township

March 2014 - Every three years the County Assessor recalculates the assessed values of property located within Stickney Township. Tax Year 2014 (payable in 2015) is a reassessment year for our township.

Property owners in Stickney Township should receive their 2014 Proposed Assessment Notice by the end of May. They will have a 30 day period to file an assessed valuation complaint with the County Assessor.

Homeowners are reminded that they never need to hire an attorney or consultant to  determine their property tax situation. 

Contact the Stickney Township Assessor's Office for more information.

First installment tax bills due March 4, 2014

February 2014 - The Cook County Treasurer has mailed out first installment property tax bills for Tax Year 2013.  The tax bill has a due date of March 4, 2014.

First installment tax bills are 55% of the previous year's total property tax bill.  Homeowner, Senior Citizen, and Senior Freeze exemptions are calculated into the second installment property tax bill.

2013 Taxpayer Exemption applications now available

January 2013 - The Cook County Assessor's Office has released Taxpayer Exemption applications for Tax Year 2013.  Homeowner, Senior Citizen, and Senior Freeze Exemption applications are available online at the County Assessor's website.

Taxpayers are reminded that the Homeowner Exemption renews automatically unless there is a title transfer.

Pre-file your appeal for Tax Year 2014

December 2013 - The Stickney Township Assessor's Office is offering residential property owners within Stickney Township the opportunity to pre-file their Tax Year 2014 (payable in 2015) assessment.

Tax Year 2013 is the final year of the three year assessment cycle for property located in Stickney Township.  Tax Year 2014 starts a new three year cycle.  In most cases,  reductions in assessed value granted in Tax Year 2014 will be good for all three years (2014, 2015, and 2016) of the assessment cycle.