Disability Real Estate Tax Exemption
Illinois Veterans who have a DISABILITY can apply for a real estate exemption for 2016. If your DISABILITY IS 30-50% THE EXEMPTION is $2500, DISABILITY is 50-70% the EXEMPTION is 5000 and 70-100% the veteran is exempt from real estate taxes. Paperwork for these exemptions can be filed with the county assessor beginning in January.
This form, along with a copy of the veteran's award letter, must be submitted to gain the veterans real estate exemption.