Real Estate Tax Information and Forms

Treasurer

Bobbi Rairden

  • Fax:217-253-2590
  • Address:Mailing Address
    Douglas County Collector
    PO Box 320
    Tuscola, IL 61953

    Overnight Address
    Douglas County Collector
    401 S Center St, Rm 206
    Tuscola, IL 61953
  • Business Hours:Mon - Fri
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Contactless Real Estate Tax Payments

  1. Mail payment-check is receipt (address on back of tax stub)
  2. Drop Box at Courthouse East Door-check is your receipt
  3. Credit/Debit Card-fees apply (douglascountyil.gov/department/treasurer/pay property taxes here) or call 1-877-636-9175 (see fee information below)
  4. E-Check-fees apply (douglascountyil.gov/department/treasurer/pay property taxes here) or call 1-877-636-9175 (see fee information below)
  5. Bank Drive Thru-cash or check payments and you must have a current tax stub (see all banks below)
  6. ACH from your checking or savings account-must sign up at LEAST 2 weeks before the due date (form at douglascountyil.gov/department/treasurer/real estate forms) or in this office

Please read item #10 on the back of your tax bill.

If you want a receipt, other than your check, you MUST send a self-addressed, stamped envelope along with your entire tax bill with your payment. We will stamp it paid and mail it back.

If you come to the office, we are allowing only one person at a time. Wearing a mask is mandatory (until further notice).  You can always call the office at 217-253-4011 with any questions or concerns.

Banks-you do not need to bank at a bank to pay your taxes there

  • First Bank-Arcola and Arthur and Tuscola
  • Morton Community Bank-Arthur
  • First National Bank of Nokomis-Arthur
  • First State Bank-Atwood and Tuscola
  • TNB Bank
  • First-Mid Bank & Trust-Arcola and Tuscola
  • Villa Grove State Bank
  • Longview Bank-Camargo and Newman and Villa Grove
  • First Neighbor Bank-Newman and Tuscola
  • First Farmers Bank-Oakland

Credit/Debit Card Or E-Check Instructions

The Douglas County Treasurer’s Office offers the following payment options:

Option #1

To pay your Douglas County property taxes ONLINE using a credit/debit card or E-CHECK:

  1. Pay Property Taxes Online

Option #2

To pay your Douglas County property taxes OVER THE PHONE using a credit/debit card or E-CHECK:

  1. DIAL 1-877-636-9175
  2. NO PARTIAL PAYMENTS ACCEPTED. YOU MUST PAY ONE OR BOTH INSTALLMENTS IN FULL.

LAST DAY TO ACCEPT E-CHECKS WILL BE WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, 2022 AT END OF BUSINESS DAY.

LAST DAY TO ACCEPT CREDIT/DEBIT CARDS WILL BE WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, 2022 AT 11:59 PM.

ALL MAJOR CREDIT/DEBIT CARDS ACCEPTED

For more information, please contact:

Bobbi Rairden, Douglas County Treasurer/Collector at 217-253-4011

Or

Email-Bobbi Rairden

A convenience fee will be charged for using this system. This fee is added to your total. It is not assessed or collected by this office.

Credit and Debit Cards: 2.30% of amount charged plus $1.50 per transaction/E-Checks: $2.00