Property Tax Exemption Required Documents for Federal/State Agency Ownership

  • Board of Review Real Estate Exemption Complaint

 

 

 

  • Recorded Proof of Ownership
    • Deed, Title Insurance Policy, Contract for Deed and Proof of Current Installment Payments, Memorandum of Contract or Lease
    • If you acquired parts of your property on different dates or if parcels are not beside each other, file separate applications for each parcel
    • Cook County Recorder of Deeds

 

  • Current Tax Bill for Each Parcel
    • Cook County Treasurer

 

  • Plat of Survey

 

  • Registered Mail Notification to Affected Municipalities, School Districts and Community College Districts
    • Copies of letters and U.S. Postal Service receipts
    • Required only if property’s assessed value is more than $100,000