Cook County Tobacco Tax Ordinance (Chapter 74, Article XI) (at municode.com)
Ordinance providing for the imposition of a tax on the retail sale of cigarettes and other tobacco products within Cook County.
(Ordinance No. 09-O-15, adopted 02-16-2011)
Tobacco Tax Ordinance Amendment (Effective March 1, 2013)
Any complaints regarding tobacco enforcement, please click here.
OTP Tax Refund Form (available soon)
Wholesale Tobacco Dealer and Retail Tobacco Manufacturer Notice Letter
Home Rule Tax Registration Application
Effective August 1, 2012, the Cook County Department of Revenue will be transitioning to a new financial institution. All ACH payments for cigarette stamp orders will be processed through JP Morgan Chase. Payments will no longer be accepted through MB Financial. If payments are remitted to MB Financial after August 1, 2012, your transaction may be denied causing a delay in the processing of your cigarette stamp order.
ACH Payment Process for Cigaratte Tax Stamp Payments
Wholesale Tobacco Dealer Cigarette Tax Stamp ACH Payment Application
Cigarette Tax Stamp Purchase ACH Payment Authorization Form
Excel Format of the Cigarette Tax Stamp Purchase ACH Authorization Form and Cigarette Tax Stamp Purchase Order Form.
Finance, Bureau of
118 N. Clark Street Room 1160