Tag: Dan Patlak

Board of Review Opens Six Townships for Appeal

From the Office of Commissioner Dan Patlak… CHICAGO– The Cook County Board of Review has announced dates for filing assessment appeal complaints for property owners in Barrington, Berwyn, Bremen, Calumet, Lakeview, and Evanston Townships. The filing dates for property assessment appeals begin on Tuesday, January 11, 2011 and will end on Thursday, February 10, 2011.... Read more »

Patlak: A Critical Moment

From the Patlak for Cook County Board of Review campaign… As we approach early voting on October 11th and Election Day just 27 days from now, we are pulling out all the stops to secure a victory and win back the 1st District Board of Review seat for the Republican Party. For over a year... Read more »

The Chicago Machine Strikes Against Property Owners Again

From the Patlak for Cook County Board of Review Campaign… Once again the Chicago Machine has pulled a fast one on Cook County property owners. They have conveniently arranged for property tax bills to be issued after the November 2nd election. In fact the bills will arrive just before Thanksgiving with payments due right before... Read more »

A Case of Influence Peddling by a Dem. Member of the Cook County Board of Review?

-By Warner Todd Huston A few weeks ago Chicago Magazine published a story that revealed what sure looks like an influence peddling scandal perpetrated by Democrat Cook County Board of Review member Joseph Berrios. The story is filled with the maddeningly typical Chicago corruption. It also seems to implicate his other two fellow board members,... Read more »

Dan Patlak Campaign Update & Tax Facts Video 4 - Appeal Property Taxes With An Attorney?

From Dan Patlak for Cook County Board of Review… It is time to start placing Taxpayer Advocate Dan Patlak yard signs in lawns. If you saved your sign from the primary campaign please put it up right away. If you would like to have a free yard sign, click here to provide us with your... Read more »

2 Property Tax Changes That Should be Repealed

From the campaign of Dan Patlak for the Cook County Board of Review… Two changes recently made to the property tax code by Governor Quinn and the state legislature are bad for taxpayers and should be repealed. The first change is a “Senior Penalty” requiring that Senior Exemptions be renewed every year. Evidently, our lawmakers... Read more »

Second Tax Facts Video Released Empowering Cook County Property Tax Payers

From the campaign of Patlak for Cook County Board of Review… As promised, we have released the second Property Tax Facts video in a series designed to educate Cook County property owners about our property tax system. If you have a question of your own, go to www.ElectPatlak.com and click the Ask Dan button located... Read more »

Dan Patlak: Empowering the Taxpayers

From Dan Patlak for Cook County Board of Review… In the spirit of empowering taxpayers, we have released the first in a series of “Property Tax Facts” videos. This video series compliments our website’s new “Education Center”, and answers commonly asked questions about Cook County Property Taxes. If you have a question about property taxes... Read more »

Property Tax Education Center Now On-Line

From the Dan Patlak for Cook County Board of Review campaign… Wheeling–Cook County Board of Review candidate Dan Patlak has announced the grand opening of his new “Education Center” located on his web site at www.ElectPatlak.com. The Education Center possesses an array of pages for taxpayers to explore that include links to county and state... Read more »

DesPlaines Tax Seminar: June 1st 2010

Date: Tuesday June 1st, 2010 Time: 5:30–8:30 Des Plaines Public Library Conference room B 1501 Ellinwood St Des Plaines, IL, 60016 Contact person: Richard G Hamen 847-420-1534 Richard G Hamen 57th State District Representative candidate, along with 9th Congressional District candidate Joel Pollack and Cook County Board of Review candidate Dan Patlak , will discuss... Read more »