Section Newsletter Articles on Charitable Organizations
Tax-exemption and charity care update
Health Care Law
, March 2008
Many stories out of Illinois topped the national headlines as several tax-exempt hospitals in central Illinois saw their property tax-exemption challenged and in some cases, revoked or denied.
Do charitable organizations have a safe haven from general real estate taxes?
Business and Securities Law
, June 2001
The Illinois statute 35 ILCS 200/15-65, entitled "Charitable Purposes" provides that facilities for the aged shall be exempt from real estate taxes when the premises are actually and exclusively used for charitable or beneficial purposes, and not leased or otherwise used with a view to profit.