Assessment Changes For Tax Year 2013 Announced

September 12, 2013

Marion County Supervisor of Assessments Patty Brough announced recently that assessment changes for the tax year 2013 will be published next week. This year’s changes can be found in the September 18, Shoppers Weekly paper.

Assessed values are subject to revision and equalization by the Board of Review and equalization by the Illinois Department of Revenue.

Anyone who considers their assessment to be incorrect may file a complaint in writing with the Marion County Board of Review. Complaint forms are available at Brough’s office, Room 101 of the Marion County Courthouse in Salem. The deadline to file is 4:00 p.m. October 17, 2013.

The 2013 assessment will apply to the tax bills to be collected in 2014. Extra copies of the publication are available at The Shoppers Weekly, 301 E. Broadway in Centralia or the Supervisor of Assessments office in the Marion County Courthouse. It can also be accessed on the world wide web at