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Certificate Request Form




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Economic Interest Statement

RTA Pass Program

Statistics 1982-2010

Statistics 2010-Present


Voter Registration

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IL State Board of Elections website

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Annexations, Disconnections, dissolutions and organization of taxing districts.


Tax Bill Explanation

Current Tax Search

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Tax District Forms/Certificates

Billing Address Changes

IACCR Tax Manual

PTELL Overview

PTELL Technical Manual

2013 Illinois Property Tax Rate and Levy Manual

Government Guide

2017 Kane County Government Guide

Illinois State and Local Government Guide

Quick Guide
to Property Taxes

Press Releases

Update re: Early Voting

C.A.P. Clerk's Accessibility Program Rolling Office is on the road!

REAL ID update

Polling place change in St. Charles

Elections Voter Outreach Program

Passport Photos Now available!

Update Regarding Pending Election Legislation

Public Notices

About the Clerk

En español

John A “Jack” Cunningham has served as the Clerk in Kane County, Illinois since December 1, 2002. Jack has been instrumental in the automation of the Clerks Office including Vital Records, Tax Extension as well as the Election Department. His emphasis in the Election Department has been educating the public with electronic voting utilizing the new technology offered in today’s environment.

From 1965 to 1973, Jack was the Commissioner of Public Property in Aurora, Illinois. Jack’s background in law since 1978 has provided a wealth of knowledge and experience assisting in all areas of responsibilities. He has a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science, Master of Arts of Business and Public Service, a Doctorate Degree from Northern Illinois University and Doctorate Degree from Lewis College of Law.

With the changes of today’s environment, Jack has used his experience to bring Kane County to the forefront in innovative technology. Jack has brought Elections to the people through a “Votemobile” making it convenient for voters to participate in voting during their busy schedules. Jack’s background has allowed him to be sensitive to the needs of the residents while keeping within the required Statutes.