Property Tax Exemption Increased
Senior Citizen Exemptions
As part of our push to restructure property taxes in Chicago, the city successfully increased the amount of the homeowner's exemption from $7,000 to $10,000, increased the Senior Citizens Homestead Exemption from $5,000 to $8,000, and and raised the income limits for seniors eligible to receive the Senior Freeze Exemption from $55,000 to $65,000.
If you believe you may be eligible, click
to fill out the Senior Citizen Homestead Exemption, and
to fill out the Senior Freeze Exemption. If you need assistance, please feel free to call my office at 773-348-9500.