Township Office

PRESS RELEASE - 2017 Senior Exemption Renewal Applications

                         Senior Homestead                                Senior Homestead Freeze

Jacqueline Stephens, Assessor

Email:  jacquelinestephens@barringtontownship.com


In Cook County, Township Assessors do not assess property.  The Cook County Assessor sets assessment levels for all properties.  The Barrington Township Office cooperates with the Cook County Assessor's Office to assist you, the tax payer.  We are your "Tax Payer Advocate."

Sue Johnston, Deputy Assessor

Email:  suejohnston@barringtontownship.com

602 S. Hough Street, Barrington, IL  60010

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Helen Edwards, Deputy Assessor

Email:  helenedwards@barringtontownship.com

(847) 381-5632

The Cook County Assessor's Office has notified us that Barrington Township is now open for 2018 appeals. The assessor's office can help residents with their appeal filings for 2018.  The last day to file, with supporting documentation, for paper appeals is July 3rd, 2018. The last day to file electronically is July 5th.  If you have any questions regarding filing an appeal please call our office.

assessor services

The following services are offered to residents of Barrington Township:

  • Assistance with Assessment Appeals filed with the Cook County Assessor's Office and Board of Review.
  • Assistance with the application and verification of exemptions.
  • Real Estate Tax Refund filing assistance.
  • Provide property index numbers (PIN) as required by local municipal variance applications.
  • New Homeowner assistance with property index numbers, exemption eligibility and Cook County process.
  • Assistance with pertinent Cook County real estate websites (see links on this page).
  • Name and address change assistance for the various Cook County offices.
  • Building Permits and Certificates of Occupancy with the Cook County Assessor's Office.
  • Recording and filing Real Estate Sales Transfer Data.
  • Notary services.
  • Division and consolidation application forms.