The mission of Sarnoff & Baccash is to reduce your property tax burden. Upon determining that your tax burden is excessive, our focus is to pursue reductions in property assessments and taxes through all levels of appeal — administrative and court.
Property Tax Firm Overview
The firm of Sarnoff & Baccash is a distinguished and vibrant law firm that provides property tax assessment representation on behalf of clients throughout the country. The founders of Sarnoff & Baccash were former government lawyers, with tax, trial and appellate experience. In addition to the founding attorneys, the firm employs property tax attorneys and administrators who are trained in property tax assessment and valuation procedures.
Our Presence In The Property Tax Community
Our firm maintains a visible presence in the real estate community through speeches, lectures, seminars and publications addressing issues on the cutting edge of the assessment and property taxation field. We have spoken before various groups such as the International Association of Assessing Officers, the Illinois Bar Association (as part of the Law Ed Series for continuing legal education), the Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education and the Institute for Professionals in Taxation (formerly known as the Institute of Property Taxation). These speeches have addressed such topics as the assessment process and preparation of assessment appeals. We have also co-authored a chapter in the textbook on real estate taxation published by the Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education (IICLE), and Robert Sarnoff has authored the Illinois chapter of the American Bar Association Property Tax Deskbook. Robert Sarnoff is past Chairman of the Chicago Bar Association Committee on State and Municipal Taxation and past Chairman of the Illinois State Bar Association State Taxation Council.