This is an update regarding the Thornton Township Assessor’s Office as it relates to the current work from home mandate.  The staff will work remotely from home effective Wednesday, November 25 as mandated by Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker due to the Covid 19 pandemic until further notice. The staff while working remotely from home will return calls as requested , schedule appointments and perform other duties.  Appointments will be available for taxpayers on Mondays and Thursdays from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m.,    We will not be available for public contact on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays. The Cook County Board of Review has not officially established a date for the filing of property tax appeals for Thornton Township but is accepting appeals now.  Online filings are strongly suggested at this time.  Should you require assistance or have any questions please contact our office at (708) 596-6040- x 3175 or visit us on the web at 

Should you need to schedule an appointment please visit us on the web, email or call (708)596-6040 x3140.  We are deeply sorry for any inconvenience these changes are causing but are necessary for the health and safety of you, the taxpayers, as well as the staff which is the utmost importance to us.  Thank you for your understanding and patience during these times.  Please stay safe, remember to sanitize and practice social distancing at all times. The Thornton Township Assessor’s Office wishes you and your family a blessed and Happy Thanksgiving.

Cassandra Elston, Asesssor

Thornton Township