Due to the recent severe flooding, Lake County was declared a disaster area.
Damage to “taxable property” may qualify for a one year re-assessment of property for the tax year 2017 (payable in 2018).
If your property could not be accessed during the flood or was inhabitable for a period of time, or sustained damage, please complete a PTAX-245 Disaster Area Application for Reassessment and mail to;
Lake County CCAO 18 N County St - 7th Floor Waukegan, IL 60085
Forms are also available at the Cuba Township Assessor’s Office located at;
28000 W Cuba Rd Barrington, IL 60010
Please provide photos, details, estimates for repair, amount of time property was uninhabitable, etc. along with your application. Contact our office if you have questions or need assistance completing the application.
We request that all PTAX-245 applications be submitted AS SOON AS POSSIBLE as we don’t have a definite deadline at this time.
Additional help may be avalible through FEMA – Go to : www.disasterassistance.gov