County Treasurer

Frequently Asked Questions

For information on property ownership and legal descriptions check out the Equalization Department's FAQs.
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County Treasurer's FAQs

I am no longer the owner of this property and I keep getting delinquent notices. How do I get my name removed from the tax bill?

Have you refinanced lately?

Do you have an escrow account for your taxes?

I did not receive my current tax bill. Who do I need to contact and can you waive penalty and interest?

What is a delinquent tax?

What happens after the property is forwarded to the County Treasurer for collection?

Can taxes be paid with a personal check?

How do I obtain a copy of a delinquent tax bill?

What is my parcel number?

How do I find out how much my taxable value is to my house?

How do I know if I am receiving the Homestead Credit?

I received a tax increase due to a Board of Review appeal. Who do I need to contact regarding my new tax amount?

What is Public Act 123?

What does it mean to be in forfeiture? Does that mean I lose the property?

What happens after my property is in forfeiture?

What happens after my property goes through foreclosure? How do I get it back?

Can I make partial payments?

What if I simply do not have the ability to pay my taxes?

I purchased property this year; who is responsible for the taxes?