Tribune Assessment Article Features 2% Effective Tax Rate for Overtaxed Chicago Homeowner

I was reading the second of the Chicago Tribune’s article on real estate assessments in Cook County and was struck be the following paragraph: In the end, the property taxes she paid that year represented more than 2 percent of … Continue reading

Lakewood Tax-Fighter Team Sends Mailing

Paid for by Lakewood Tax-Fighter and Better Government Project, the following was sent out for Lakewood Village Trustee Paul Serwatka, running for Village President along with three candidates for Village Trustee: … Continue reading

Serwatka Team Taking No Pay, Outline Recall Procedure

A press release from Lakewood Trustee and candidate for Village President Paul Serwatka on behalf of his “Lakewood Tax-Fighter Party” candidates: Lakewood Tax-Fighter Candidates Waive Salaries Pledge Self-Imposed Recall Commitment Giving Control Back To Lakewood Residents LAKEWOOD – March 27, … Continue reading