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What We Do

Tax Collection and Enforcement

Department of Finance

Tax Division

333 S. State Street - Room 300

Chicago, IL 60604


The Department of Finance’s mission is administer the City of Chicago’s tax law uniformly and fairly. Critical to this mission, and the reporting and the collection process, are our efforts to help taxpayers understand and comply with such taxes.

Most Recent News (Tax Collection and Enforcement)

Dec 19, 2016 New Checkout Bag Tax Effective 2/1/17
Dec 12, 2016 Amusement Tax Voluntary Disclosure for Satellite TV Subscribers
Jun 24, 2016 Shared Housing Surcharge Effective 7/1/16
Jun 16, 2016 Update to Other Tobacco Products Tax
Jan 11, 2016 Application for Small New Business Exemption

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