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DuPage County Supervisor of Assessments

Winfield Township

130 Arbor Avenue
West Chicago, IL 60185
Hours: M-F 8:00am – 4:30pm

Assessor: 630-231-3573
Assessor Fax: 630-231-3697

Senior Citizen Homestead Exemption

The Senior Homestead Exemption is available to all taxpayers who own, occupy their home as of January 1st of the taxing year, and who have reached or will reach the age of 65 at any time during that year. This exemption is for $5,000 of the Assessed Value.

This application requires:

  •  Proof of age which could be a Drivers License, State ID or valid Passport.
  • Proof of ownership which could be a Deed, Release of Mortgage or a Deed in Trust. If the property is in a Trust, please bring the trust agreement with you, a copy of the current beneficiary will need to accompany the application.

 To continue receiving this exemption the applicant will need to sign and return the status card that is send out each year around the end of March/beginning of April.

Homeowners can apply for this exemption at our office.