Live in Batavia Township or Big Rock Township? Then you have until July 31 to file a complaint about your property tax assessment.
The 2017 assessment changes for property in Batavia Township are being published Thursday, June 29, in the Batavia Kane County Chronicle. The 2017 assessment changes for property in Big Rock Township are being published that same day (Thursday, June 29) in the Aurora Beacon-News.
Assessment lists also will be published on this page of the Kane County Supervisor of Assessments website.
After all revisions and corrections by the township assessors were applied, each non-farm property in Batavia Township was equalized with a factor of 1.0300, and each non-farm property in Big Rock Township was equalized with a factor of 1.0000. Click here to learn more about equalization factors.
- Assessment complaints for property in these townships must be filed by July 31, 2017. By state law, no assessment complaints for property in these townships can be accepted after this date. Click here to learn more about how to file assessment complaints.
- To obtain assessment information about a property in these townships, visit the township assessor’s website. Click here to find contact information for any township in Kane County.
Filing Deadlines for Assessment Complaints
By state law, the last day that an assessment complaint may be filed is the close of business on the 30th day after publication in a local newspaper. The only exception is if the County Assessment Office is not open on the 30th day; in that instance, the deadline is automatically extended to the close of business on the next day the office is open.
As mentioned above, assessment changes in Batavia Township and Big Rock Township are being published Thursday; the final filing deadline for these townships is July 31, 2017.
Assessment changes for Aurora, Blackberry, Burlington, Campton, Dundee, Elgin, Geneva, Hampshire, Kaneville, Plato, Rutland, St. Charles, Sugar Grove, and Virgil townships have not yet been published. As of today, no final filing deadline has been established for these townships.
Learn How to File Assessment Complaints
The Kane County Board of Review is offering a series of short webinars to assist taxpayers who are thinking about filing an assessment complaint with the board. Click here to view the webinars.
- Township Assessor Websites
- Kane County Board of Review Rules and Procedures
- Homestead Exemptions
- Kane County Government
- Kane County Treasurer
- Kane County Clerk
- Illinois Department of Revenue
- Illinois Property Tax Appeal Board
- Illinois Property Tax Code
SOURCE: This is a reprint of information provided in the Kane Assessments Newsletter. To subscribe, click on this link.