What is the 2020 Census?
- The U.S. Census counts every resident in the United States.
- A census is mandated...
The Asset Marketing Committee was created by ordinance to create additional revenue or value from assets that are under the authority and control...Read more
The following are reports issued from the County Auditor as well as Quarterly Open Recommendations reports:
Following are links to archived Adopted and Executive Recommendation budget documents from prior fiscal years:
Cook County General Obligation Bond Ratings
- Moody's Investors Service: A2 (Stable Outlook) ...
In keeping with best practice for aligning expenditures with the proper appropriation authority by fiscal year, the Bureau of Finance has prepared...Read more
About the Budget Process
The budget process begins in early summer when departments inform the Department of Budget and Management...Read more
Cook County's financial policies have been developed to conform to Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) and National Advisory Council on...Read more
General Business License
In order to effectively protect the public health, general welfare, and safety of the...Read more
Cook County receives grant funds from federal, state, and private agencies for a variety of direct and indirect services provided by Cook County...Read more
Home Rule Tax Web (mobile) application
The Home Rule Tax Reward program rewards those individuals who report violations of the Cook...Read more
Hotel Accommodations Tax Return
For information on the upcoming public hearing on the Plum Creek project in Markham please click...Read more
The Cook County Justice Advisory Council (JAC) awards grants in the areas of Violence Prevention, Recidivism Reduction,...Read more
Non Retailer Use Tax
An ordinance imposing a tax on the non-retail sale or...Read more
The official statements below provide detailed information about the outstanding bonds issued by the County. The full faith and credit of the...Read more
No person, firm or corporation, shall conduct continuous raffle games in a permanent location or facility in unincorporated Cook...Read more
An ordinance for a tax imposed county-wide upon all persons in Cook County engaged in the business of selling tangible personal property at retail...Read more
Board member contingency funds forms submitted for reimbursement approval to the Ethics Department.
About SP and LC Citations
Sheriff Police (SP) citations consist of two different violation types: Parking and Compliance. Both notices...Read more
Set Targets - Achieve Results
At Cook County, we are setting targets to achieve results. STAR is a partnership of the Board of...Read more
Would you like to send a budget question to the Office of the President? Please click the "What's your budget question?" button at the bottom of...Read more
Cook County Sweetened Beverage Tax
On November 10, 2016, the Cook County Board of Commissioners passed the Cook County...Read more
Cook County now allows establishments licensed to sell alcohol for on-site consumption to...Read more