Property tax refund for AT&T costs Chicago District $1.1 million [telecom]

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The office of Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx settled 5,208
property-tax appeals during her first 11 months in office, resulting
in refunds to businesses totaling more than $79.5 million, with the
largest single settlement costing Barrington Area Unit District 220
$1.1 million in property tax revenue this year, the Chicago Sun-Times
is reporting.

The break for AT&T Corp. related to refunds it sought for its Hoffman
Estates office complex, which it has largely vacated in recent
years. AT&T was represented by the law firm owned by powerful Chicago
alderman Edward Burke, who held a fundraiser for Foxx at his home
shortly before her election and contributed $10,000 to her campaign.

http://www.dailyherald.com/news/20180113/property-tax-refund-for-atampt-costs-district-220-11-million

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