Treasuer & Collector

Some limited Tax information may be found below.

Tax Information

Any questions about Tax information call the Montgomery County Treasurer's Office at 217-532-9521

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County Treasurer

The Montgomery County Treasurer/ Ex-Officio County Collector is an elected officer with a four year term. The office is responsible for:
1. Receipting, investing, and distributing public monies of the County; 2. Paying bills of the county and various other governmental agencies specifically authorized by law and/or by the County Board; 3. Billing, collecting, and distributing county real estate tax, drainage tax, and mobile home tax; 4. County employee payroll, employee pension, property and casualty insurance, workmen's compensation insurance, employee health insurance, and County inventory; 5. Preparation of the County budget for County Board approval; 6. Investment of County funds with emphasis on safety of principal, liquidity, and maximum rate of return; 7. Monthly reporting to the County Board of all amounts of money on hand and invested; 8. Monthly reporting to the County Board of all budgeted revenues and appropriations; 9. Delinquent tax sale at the end of every tax year; 10. Reporting and paying inheritance tax collections to the Illinois State Treasurer; 11. Collecting from the State of Illinois, and distributing as required, sales tax, supplemental sales tax, income tax, income tax surcharge, salary reimbursement, replacement tax, inheritance tax, emergency management assistance program monies, and motor fuel tax; 12. Accounting records of the Emergency Telephone System Board (911); 13. Reviewing for approval of senior citizen real estate tax deferral; 14. Maintaining and providing public access to tax records from the year 1855 through current year. Contact Information:Ron Jenkins, Treasurer Historic Courthouse 1 Courthouse Square Room 101 Hillsboro, IL 62049 Phone:(217) 532-9521 Fax:(217) 532-2404 email treasurer@montgomeryco.com

 

Real Estate Tax Payment Information

You may pay your real estate taxes:
1. At the Montgomery County Treasurer’s Office located in the Historic Courthouse, first floor; 2. By mail to 1 Courthouse Square, Room 101, Hillsboro, IL 62049; 3. By depositing in a slot located at the front door of the Montgomery County Courthouse (New Courthouse) at 120 North Main St., Hillsboro, IL 62049;

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