Coles County Treasurer
George E. Edwards
651 Jackson Ave., Room 124
Charleston, IL 61920

Phone:
(217) 348-0511

Fax:
(217) 348-7350

E-mail: gedwards@co.coles.il.us

 

 

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The key dates for the 2015/2016 Real Estate tax cycle are as follows:

May 5, 2017 -- Clerk Rolls to Treasurer

May 12, 2017 -- Mail Tax Bills

June 16, 2017 -- First Installment Due Date

June 19, 2017 -- Penalty on First Installment

June 28, 2017 -- Surplus Property Sealed Bid Auction begins-Catalog Available Today

July 17, 2017 -- Penalty Increase on First Installment

July 28, 2017 -- Last Day to Bid on Sealed Bid Auction at 4:30 p.m.

September 1, 2017 -- Second Installment Due Date

September 5, 2017 -- Penalty on Unpaid Tax

September 19, 2017 -- Last Day to Accept Personal Check

September 28, 2017 -- Last day to pay prior to Publication

September 29, 2017 -- List to the Newspaper

October 2, 2017 -- Penalty Increase on Unpaid Tax

October 3, 2017 -- Target Date to Mail Certified Letter

October 4, 2017 -- Final List to the Newspaper

October 4, 2017 -- Last Day to Register for Tax Sale

October 6, 2017 -- Publish Delinquent List in the Newspaper

October 18, 2017 -- Apply for Judgement

October 19, 2017 -- Tax Sale 9:00AM


To participate in tax sale you need:

     Letter of Intent -- includes your name, address, telephone number, and your statement of intent to attend the tax sale.

     $250.00 registration fee -- will be applied to your purchase. Nonrefundable if no attempt to purchase.

     New buyers to Coles County need a letter of credit from their financial institution stating the amount approved for purchase.

     Tax judgment books will be available online or for purchase for $50.00