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Senior and Senior Freeze Exemptions

Senior and Senior Freeze Exemptions must be filed every year. The deadline was February 8. If you own your home and were born in the year 1951 or earlier, and you have not already applied for Senior or Senior Freeze Exemption on your primary residence, please contact Assessor Pamela Kende immediately at 708.366.2787.
Property Tax Reassessment Underway in River Forest
Deadline to Appeal March 7th

Tri-annual reassessment notices have been mailed by the Cook County Assessor's office. Residents will have 30 days to file an appeal with the Cook County Assessor. You may file directly at the outreach on February 21st or on-line at www.cookcountyassessor.com. The RF Assessor's office can help you find comparable properties for your appeal; please call 708.366.2787.
Senior Citizens Seeking Tax Relief Can Defer Up to $5,000 in Property Taxes this Year
Applications for Senior Property Tax Exemptions Mailed; All Seniors Must Apply to Renew Their Exemptions
River Forest Township Assessor's Annual Report 2016

Township Assessor
Pamela Kende, River Forest Township Assessor:
P: 708.366.2787
E: assessor@riverforesttownship.org

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The Township Assessor serves as the local liaison with the Cook County Assessor's office.

Our Township is also your source for:

  • assistance with appeals for reductions in property tax assessments
  • help obtaining homeowner and senior property tax exemptions and senior
    tax freezes
  • help obtaining tax-related information and change-of-address forms
  • records of residential real estate sales and trends


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