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Assessor Berrios Extends Deadline for Senior and Senior Freeze Exemption Applications

Wednesday, February 07, 2018
Special to suffredin.org
by Cook County Assessor

Assessor Berrios Extends Deadline for Senior and Senior Freeze Exemption Applications

 

Added time will help seniors receive benefits of legislation conceived by Assessor Berrios which expands money-saving exemptions for seniors

 

CHICAGO – Cook County Assessor Joseph Berrios announced today that his office has extended the deadline for the Senior Citizen Exemption and Senior Freeze Exemption renewal applications  and new applications for Tax Year 2017. The extended application deadline is March 2, 2018. Any application postmarked by Friday, March 2nd will be on time. The original deadline was February 7th.



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