(TaxProf Blog) -- The Chicago Sun-Times reports that property taxes in Chicago have increased an average of 9.6% this year. The property taxes on President Obama's home at 5046 South Greenwood Avenue increased 1.0%. Other Chicago politicians with below average property tax increases include:
•Alexi Giannoulias (Illinois Treasurer): 1.0%
•Richard Daley (Chicago Mayor): 3.5%
•Rahm Emanuel (President Obama's Chief of Staff): 3.7%
•Lisa Madigan (Illinois Attorney General): 4.4%
•Dan Hynes (Illinois Comptroller): 4.9%
Comment by "Chris Moore" on Trump's Mideast Mirage, by Eric Margolis - But to do so, Israel’s hard right and religious extremists will have to lessen their demands for Arab land and water – that is, what they term, Greater I...
9 hours ago