Village Board 2019 Tax Levy Public Hearing
Update: October 24, 2019
A public hearing was held on Oct. 17 regarding the 2020 Property Tax Levy increase. If approved, this increase will equate on average to $14.21 for a $300,000 home. The item will be considered for first reading at the Village Board Meeting on Nov. 7 and for a second/final reading on Nov. 21.
Video of October 17, 2019 Public Hearing (Minute 7)
Public Hearing: October 17, 2019
The Village Board will hold a public hearing regarding the 2019 Tax Levy on Thursday, October 17, 2019, at 7:00 p.m. in the Village Board Room at Village Hall, 255 E Wilson Ave. All meetings are open to the public. (See FAQs below for more information.)
The proposed taxes were recommended by the Finance and Administration Committee, which is made up of a group of residents. The average increase for a $300,000 home will be approximately $14.21. This varies for each property depending on the value assigned by the assessor’s office.
- Are my property taxes going up this year?
- Why does the Village need to increase its portion of the property tax levy?
- Why can’t the Village operate within its means like my family?
- Why can’t the Village use funds raised from the Library tax increase?
- Why are my property taxes so high and where do they go?
- What can I do if I feel my property is assessed too high?
- Where can I find more information or provide my feedback?
- You said that increases are required due to unfunded State mandates. What are those mandates?
Property Tax Allocation
The Village of Lombard receives less than 8% of the total tax bill, meaning that less than $0.08 of every dollar paid in property taxes will go to the Village.
Property Tax Assessments
To find out the property tax distribution specific to your property visit the DuPage County Clerk's website . Enter either your Property Index Number (PIN#) or your address to see where your tax dollars go.