Welcome


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Welcome!  This blog is a collection of tax and accounting topics, as well as free handouts to help you with your taxes, accounting, business, etc. You can go straight to the Client Handouts through the link to the left.

If you’re looking for information on appealing your Property Tax in Cook County, IL, please click on this link to my site specific to that service.

If there are any specific topics you’d like to see discussed, feel free to let me know.

 

EDUCATIONAL TAX VIDEOS:

2016 Tax Highlights Video

You can see all the available videos by clicking the above link & clicking on ‘Playlist’ on the bottom-right of the display box.

Enjoy!

 

RECENT BLOG POSTS:

Older posts can be found on the Blog Posts page.

Please post your comments, thoughts & questions below.

Cheers!

Thomas C. Hodge, CPA
President

Hodge Group LLC

3943 N. Austin Avenue

Chicago, IL  60634

773.237.6369

www.thehodgegroup.com

www.taxbillappeals.com – use for Cook County, IL Property Tax Appeals

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