Status of Cook County Tax Appeals for Associations Similar to other entities and facilities, the Cook County Assessor’s Office is closed to the public and service by telephone is unavailable. As such, the Cook County Assessor has suspended mailing of assessment notices and appeal deadlines until further notice**. While certain association business may be on hold due to the global pandemic, your association can discuss and approve a tax appeal. There is no need to wait until receipt of your assessment notice to approve an appeal. Our office can seamlessly handle your appeal from beginning to end. Our office will monitor the resumption of notices and deadlines. Upon receipt of your assessment notices, our office will conduct the necessary initial research prior to filing an appeal. By taking action now, the pressure of deadlines and time constraints is effectively eliminated for the association. Our office highly recommends taking advantage of this suspension in order to begin the process as soon as the mailing of notices and deadlines are resumed. Contact our office today to learn more about how associations should handle the appeal process. ** Please note: Any appeals currently pending remain on schedule and will be processed. However, if an appeal requires a hearing, the use of technology may be used in lieu of in-person hearings.