Category: Fiscally Speaking

Tax Refunds Mailed To Thousands In Cook County On Aug. 9

Friday, August 10, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Cook County Treasurer Maria Pappas recently refunded $19.5 million to roughly 53,000 homeowners in Cook County due to a new state law that increased the amount of property tax exemptions for some people, the treasurer’s office announced in a statement released last week.

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Proviso TIFs Brought In $21.5M Last Year

Thursday, August 2, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

The 38 tax-increment financing districts in Proviso Township brought in roughly $21.5 million in revenue in 2017, according to the annual report on Chicago area TIF revenues released each year by Cook County Clerk David Orr’s office.

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D209 To Refinance $14M In Bonds

Tuesday, July 24, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: A chart showing that tax-exempt interest rates have been trending up recently. | Mesirow Financial 

Proviso Township High School District 209 officials are a step closer to refinancing the remaining $14 million of the $24 million in outstanding bonds that it currently has on the books.

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