BOMA/Chicago advocates for public and fiscal policies that build a competitive business environment. Whether at the state, local or federal level, BOMA/Chicago believes that a thriving commercial office building market is good for the economy, creates jobs, encourages entrepreneurial endeavors, and stimulates organizational growth. BOMA/Chicago has a vested interest in taxation issues including: property taxes, the employee head tax, income tax, parking taxes, real estate transfer taxes and other taxes and fees that stifle a competitive business environment.

 

Property Tax Overview

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Educating members and elected officials about that impact of property taxes on building owners and managers, along with business tenants.

Property Tax Valuations

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Advocating for fairer distribution of tax burdens and realistic commercial office building valuations to keep property taxes in check.

 


Local, State & Federal Taxation

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Promoting a fair tax climate that encourages businesses to move to and remain in Chicago.

Other Taxes

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Advocating for transparency and fairness related to Special Service Areas and Tax Increment Financing.