At McCracken, McCracken & Behrens, your company’s real estate taxes are our law firm’s business. With more than 70 years of combined experience handling property tax appeals in the Chicagoland area, we’ve built decades-long relationships with real estate owners. Our property tax appeal attorneys are experienced at all aspects of real estate taxation, from pre-purchase tax proration agreements to annual monitoring of your property’s tax assessment. We’ll work with you to develop a tax minimization strategy that’s tailored to your property. Rely on us to challenge your tax assessment and maximize your tax savings – that’s money you can reinvest back into your business through property improvements or expansion of your company’s commercial, industrial and residential real estate portfolio.
Illinois industrial property values – including those of warehouses, storage facilities, manufacturing plants and other industrial properties – have declined in recent years. But property tax assessments don’t always reflect that diminished value. Our property tax attorneys have experience appealing industrial reassessments and realizing significant property tax savings for our clients.
Whether you own office buildings, retail shopping centers, nursing homes, hotels, restaurants or other commercial property, your business probably pays more than necessary for property taxes. Our real estate tax appeal lawyers can help you get your real estate tax line item under control by appealing the property’s assessed value. If your property is up for reassessment, experiencing tenant turnover, or has significantly renegotiated lease terms, we will strive to achieve a tax assessment that fairly represents your property’s characteristics.
Whether you own a multi-unit dwelling, or manage a large apartment complex, condominium or cooperative building, property taxes are one of your largest controllable expense. Our property tax lawyers have significant experience handling multi-unit residential property tax appeals throughout the Chicagoland area. Whether your property is up for reassessment or experiencing vacancy, our attorneys will tailor an appeal particular to your property’s circumstance.