Taxes & Fees

Property Tax

Property Tax Rate Summary 2017 (PDF)

Sales Taxes (Retailers' & Service Occupation Taxes)

Effective July 1, 2018, the City's Non-Home Rule Sales Tax Rate will go up from 1.25% to 1.75%. View the Illinois Department of Revenue Informational Bulletin (PDF) from May 2018 for information. If you have any questions, please contact the Illinois Department of Revenue.

Farm Creek Area Business District Tax Rates

Address List

Rate ClassificationRate Through June 30, 2018Rate Effective July 1, 2018
District Total9.000%9.500%
State Rate6.250%6.250%
Business District1.000%1.000%
County Public Safety0.500%0.500%
Non Home Rule1.250%1.750%


Costco Area Business District Tax Rates

Address List

Rate ClassificationRate Through June 30, 2018Rate Effective July 1, 2018
District Total8.500%9.000%
State Rate6.250%6.250%
Business District0.500%0.500%
County Public Safety0.500%0.500%
Non Home Rule1.250%1.750%


Target Area Business District

Address List

Rate ClassificationRate Through June 30, 2018Rate Effective July 1, 2018
District Total9.000%9.500%
State Rate6.250%6.250%
Business District1.000%1.000%
County Public Safety0.500%0.500%
Non Home Rule1.250%1.750%


Outside Above Districts

Rate ClassificationRate Through June 30, 2018Rate Effective July 1, 2018
Total Rate8.000%8.500%
State Rate6.250%6.250%
County Public Safety0.500%0.500%
Non Home Rule1.250%1.750%


Fire Department Fees

  • Ambulance Rates
  • Ambulance Report - $20 (charged to attorneys; free for the patient with proper ID and signed release)
  • Burn Permit - $25
  • Fire Report - $5 (charged to insurance companies; free for residents)

Other Fees