Distribution of Tax Extensions
DISTRIBUTION OF 2004 PROPERTY TAX EXTENSIONS
The allocation of property tax extensions to the various types of taxing districts is pictured in the diagram below. The largest share, 58.31%, is claimed by schools. Next to schools are municipalities with 16.27% of extensions. Counties, park districts, other special districts, community colleges, sanitary districts and townships follow in that order.
Total Extensions: $19.9 billion