Highest-Taxed Homes: Sheridan Road, Baby

Nov 30, 2009 Full story: NBC Chicago

Oh, the tax of my tears. You might get sweeping lake vistas, dual kitchens and heated driveways, but you'll also be the recipient of a huge tax bill, according to Cook County tax records reported by the Sun-Times . According to the records, the highest taxed single-family home last year was in Winnetka on Sheridan, where the 14,280-square-foot ...

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EastCoast

Waukegan, IL

#1 Dec 3, 2009
Sweeping lake vistas? Dual kitchens? Heated driveways?...Sorry most Winnetkans don't get all those things for their tax bill. In fact we don't even get decent elementary,middle,jr. high schools either. Oh yeah..on paper it all looks sooo sweet, the "state standards" are met or exceeded. But given the fact of who has determined those standards(the corrupt machine that is IL gov't at the state/local/county levels)indicates there are no standards at all.
Pay Up

Orange City, FL

#2 Dec 3, 2009
EastCoast wrote:
Sweeping lake vistas? Dual kitchens? Heated driveways?...Sorry most Winnetkans don't get all those things for their tax bill. In fact we don't even get decent elementary,middle,jr. high schools either. Oh yeah..on paper it all looks sooo sweet, the "state standards" are met or exceeded. But given the fact of who has determined those standards(the corrupt machine that is IL gov't at the state/local/county levels)indicates there are no standards at all.
Looks like they got a tax standard

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