There are two major components of the tax system: Valuation & Taxation. Our office establishes the assessed value of parcels of property in the township. Taxing authorities such as school districts and municipalities are responsible for the second major component of the tax system: Taxation. They levy (impose) taxes against the property values established by the assessor. Our staff will be happy to discuss concerns or questions you may have about the tax system.
We are happy to assist you in submitting your
applications for homestead exemptions.
Our office maintains a research area for your convenience where you may review all public documents, including plat maps, sales documents and property record cards using resources found on the Lake County webpage.
Have you heard the words Quadrennial Reassessment or General Reassessment and wondered what that is and how it may affect you?
Our office put together a document to help explain it and the processes that take place. Click the button below to view that document.