Rules

These rules are published by the Board of Review of Cook County for the information and guidance of persons doing business with, and for the orderly dispatch of, business before the Board. 35 ILCS 200/ 6-50, 9-5 (formerly III. Rev. Stat., Chap. 120, para. 494, Sec. 13). They shall govern all appeals filed before the Board on, or after, the effective date hereof, August 1, 2017. Taxpayer assistance will be provided by Board personnel during normal business hours. Click here for a printable page in English SPECIAL INFORMATION FOR INDIVIDUALS REPRESENTING THEMSELVESWhile these rules...

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General Policies1. The Board of Review complaint forms and the applicable PTAX form must be fully completed.2. All documents must be submitted in proper sequence, as provided in the required documents checklist.3. The Board of Review (BOR) accepts exemption applications for approximately 30 days, four times each year.4. Applicants should ensure that the PTAX form submitted is the recent version.  The most updated forms are available here-5. Applicants should ensure that every property identification number(s) being appealed should be present on the Board of Review complaint form, the...

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