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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
Assessor@winfieldtownship.com

Veterans Exemptions

RETURNING VETERANS EXEMPTION (NEW IN 2007)

Any Veteran returning from active duty in an armed conflict involving the Armed Forces of the United States is able to receive a 5,000 reduction in assessment for only the year in which the veteran returns. The property must be the Veteran's primary resident and they must be owner of record.

Homeowners can apply for this exemption at our office or the applications can be printed from the DuPage County web site.

 

DISABLED VETERANS EXEMPTION (NEW IN 2007)

Veteran with 30% service-related disability certified by the Department of Veterans Affairs. Applicants will need to provide a copy of their DD214 that has been certified, and Disability Certification letter from the U.S. Department of Veterans' Affairs for the current assessment year. An unmarried surviving spouse may also qualify for this exemption. The home must be owner-occupied and the value cannot be more than $750,000. With a disability of 30% to 49% it is $2,500 off the total assessed value, disability of 50% to 69% is $5,000 off the total assessed value, with a disability of 70% or more up to $250,000 off the assessed value.

Homeowners can apply for this exemption at our office or the applications can be printed from the DuPage County web site.