To efficiently administer and enforce the collection of Cook County Home Rule and various other Cook County taxes and fees while providing courteous, professional service to the public. Also, to fairly and equitably enforce Tax Compliance accurately process revenue collections, and provide accurate and reliable information to Cook County taxpayers.
In November 2012, the Cook County Board of Commissioners passed the County’s fiscal year 2013 budget. Per the budget, a few of the tax rates and fees that are administered by the Cook County Department of Revenue were changed. In addition, new taxes were also enacted as part of the budget, which the Department of Revenue will begin to administer in 2013. For more details please click here.
Ordinances that were enacted as per the FY2013 budget:
Please Note, these are the Amended Ordinances that have been approved and adopted by the Cook County Board of Commissioners in November 2013, though have not been codified into the Cook County Code of Ordinances.
To obtain a copy of the Non-Titled Personal Property Use Tax Ordinance, please click here.
Effective August 1, 2013 the Cook County Board of Commissioners approved a rate reduction for vehicles purchased on or after August 1, 2013. If the vehicle was purchased prior to August 1, you are subject to the initial rate that was imposed. The new rates are as follows:
To obtain a copy of the Non-Retailer Use Tax handout, please click here.
To obtain a copy of the Gambling Machine Tax Registration Application, please click here.
For more information regarding the Gambling Machine Tax, please click here.
To obtain a copy of the Gambling Machine Tax Ordinance, please click here.
Finance, Bureau of
118 N. Clark Street Room 1160