Blind or Disabled Special Homestead
There are classifications for the blind, disabled or paraplegic veterans, and some people in military service. If all owners do not occupy the property, a partial homestead classification may be given.
Taxpayers seeking the blind/disability classification must make application to the Cook County Assessor before October 1st for taxes payable the next year.
Class 1b (Blind/Disabled) Application
Class 1b Fact Sheet (Blind/Disabled)
Completed Applications can be mailed or delivered to our office at the Cook County Courthouse.