Susan Moylan Krey

2016 2nd Installment Mailed

The 2016 Second Installment Property Tax Bill, mailed the first week of July, will be due Tuesday, August 1, 2017. It is important that Maine Township residents check their second installment 2016 tax bill, to ensure they are receiving all proper exemptions. If the exemption was not deducted from the bill, the Township office will be able to help obtain a corrected bill. The Maine Township Assessor's office is open Monday-Friday from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM to serve you and help answers questions.

The property tax bill can be paid at any Chase Bank, online by using the Cook County Treasurer's website or you may use the return envelope supplied with your tax bill and send payment to:
Cook County Treasurer
PO Box 805438
Chicago, IL 60680-4116
Please note that only payments mailed through the United State Postal Service in envelopes bearing a United States Postal Service postmark (not postage meter) will be recorded as paid on the date the payment was mailed.
The main role of the Assessor's office is to serve our residents. The Assessor's office is open from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM Monday-Friday. This office is your liaison to the Cook County Assessor's office. The Cook County Assessor is responsible for estimating the value of your property, which determines your assessed valuation. This assessed valuation does determine the overall share of taxes you will pay.
Residential Property Tax Exemptions
There are four common types of residential property tax exemptions: Homeowner's Exemption, Homestead (Senior) Exemption, Senior Citizen Assessment Freeze, Homestead Improvement Exemption. Learn more...

Appealing Your Assessment
If you believe your assessed valuation is too high, you can file an appeal, and have the Cook County Assessor reassess your property. Our office will help you in filing your appeal. You do not need an attorney. Learn more...

Frequently Asked Questions
Here are the answers to some frequently asked questions. Learn more...
Important Telephone Numbers
Maine Township Assessor: 847-297-2510
Cook County Assessor: 312-603-5300
Cook County Board of Review: 312-603-5542
Cook County Clerk: 312-603-5656
Cook County Treasurer: 312-603-5100
Illinois Property Tax Appeal Board: 217-782-6076
Cook County Recorder of Deeds: 312-603-5050
Maine Township