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Residential Property Tax Appeals Workshop

September 14, 2015 9:00 am
September 14, 2015 12:00 pm
Laurie Silvey
Illinois Science & Technology Park
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8045 Lamon Ave., Skokie, IL, United States, 60077

Taught by John P Booras JD Register

This session is specifically designed to show any and all homeowners how they can build rapport with assessors and research/appeal their property’s taxes every year to guarantee they are minimizing spending. The course will help taxpayers in any and all situations: whether you own a small condominium or an estate, live in your home or not, and whether your home has serious problems or is in perfect condition. Training session comes with a workbook manual so you can do the appeal independently.

➢ Process
o Getting to know your Township Assessor
o Going to the Board of Review
o Filing for re-review
o Going to the Illinois Property Tax Appeal Board
o Fighting your tax percentage in court
o Tools you can use

➢ Property Research and Appeal
o Property valuation methods
o Determining if your property has an assessment error
o Researching your property within your market
o Tools you can use

About the Trainer:
John P. Booras, JD, is an experienced and accomplished attorney specializing in the reduction of property taxes for any and all types of commercial and residential properties. He has over 10 years of practice in the legal industry in multiple capacities, including private practice and public service. Mr. Booras is dedicated, not only to working his craft, but helping it progress socially. He offers multiple clients pro bono service yearly so that people of all income levels can enjoy the benefits of proper legal representation.

Mr. Booras holds a BA from The University of Illinois – Chicago in Political Science and holds a Juris Doctor from Chicago-Kent College of Law, where he served as president of the student body, president of Phi Alpha Delta law fraternity, and recipient of the honorable Bar and Gavel Award. He is currently an active member in multiple state and national bar organizations as well as Mensa.

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