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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)

Jun 1, 2017 New and Improved MPEA/GTT Emblem Registration Process
Mar 27, 2017 Checkout Bag Tax - UPDATED
Mar 16, 2017 Effective 7/1/2017 - GTT will be collected daily from non-Chicago public vehicles at airports
Dec 12, 2016 Amusement Tax Voluntary Disclosure for Satellite TV Subscribers
Jun 24, 2016 Shared Housing Surcharge Effective 7/1/16

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