Cook County Treasurer Maria Pappas has concluded the annual sale of delinquent property taxes which occurred from May 12 – 18, 2022. This Tax Sale was for delinquent property taxes from Tax Year 2019, which was due in two installments in 2020.
Approximately $175.6 million in unpaid 2019 property taxes were overdue on 37,176 properties in Cook County. The properties include homes, businesses and vacant land throughout Chicago (17,709 properties) and Cook County suburbs (19,467 properties). Less than $1,000 was owed on 19,350 properties.