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ATG Real Estate Transfer Ordinances: Evanston

Address:

2100 Ridge Ave., Rm. 1400
Evanston, IL 60201-2716

Phone:

847.866.2925

Amount of Tax:

$5.00/$1,000 (round to nearest $1,000) No less than $100

Legal Reference:

Evanston City Code 3-25-1

Where Stamps Can Be Purchased:

City Clerk's Office

Special Requirements:

Obtain final water reading; bill must be paid. All sums due city must be paid. Personal checks accepted when sales price is below $1 million.

Exempt Stamp Required?

Yes. $100

Penalties for Non-compliance

10% of total bill fine, plus 1% interest monthly. Lien created. Deed will not be recorded. Fine of $200-$1,000.

Party Liable for Payment:

Seller

Effective Date:

04/01/1981

Pre-Transfer Inspection Required?

No

Last Update:

03/20/2017