The Assessor is responsible for establishing values on all parcels within the Peoria Township with the highest standards of professionalism. The Assessor does not levy taxes. The values determined by the Assessor are used by other government entities to levy their taxes against. The Assessor and her staff determine the fair market value of properties to ensure each taxpayer pays only his or her fair share of taxes. The office maintains an open door policy to serve the taxpayers of Peoria.