Cook County Treasurer's Office - 2/2/2009
A due date of March 3, 2009, is on tax bills being mailed to Cook County property owners, Cook County Treasurer Maria Pappas said today.
The bills are for the first installment of tax year 2008 on some 1.8 million homes and other parcels of real estate in Cook County, the nation's second-largest county.
Pappas said payment can be made:
- Electronically, from a checking or savings account at this Web site.
- In person, at more than 330 Chase Banks, including 68 at Dominick's stores.
- In person, by direct debit at 220 participating community banks.
- By return mail, postmarked no later than March 3, 2009.
For on-line payment, owners should have their 14-digit Property Index Number available. For other forms of payment, owners should write the PIN on all checks, returning the payment coupon by mail and having the bill with the payment coupon when making payment at banks.
Owners can call 312.443.5100, enter the PIN and get the bill amount in English, Polish or Spanish.