Current Property Tax Information

Property Tax Levies
The City annually levies a property tax on the assessed valuation of each property. City levies include:
  • Corporate purposes (general fund), including amounts for fire protection, ambulance services, and IMRF
  • Employer contributions to the Police Officers’ and Firefighters’ Pension Funds
  • Elmhurst Public Library, to be approved by the City Council and allocated directly to the Library Fund
  • Debt service payments of the City’s General Obligation Bonds (have consistently been abated, however, a portion of the debt service payments were not abated for the 2014 levy)

Property Tax Comparisons
To find out how Elmhurst compares to other communities in DuPage County, view Property Tax Comparisons.

Additional Helpful Information
The following provides helpful information regarding property taxes: