You might be paying higher property taxes in Cook County because some homeowners aren’t paying any

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Cook County Property Tax Bill (via WGN-TV)

Laurence Msall, president of the Civic Federation, joins Steve Bertrand on Chicago’s Afternoon News to explain how property tax exemptions for veterans, disabled people, and senior citizens in Cook County result in higher property tax bills for other homeowners.

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