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 2018/2019 Real Estate tax cycle are as follows:

May 23, 2019 -- Mail Tax Bills

June 12, 2019 -- Surplus Property Sealed Bid Auction begins

June 21, 2019 -- First Distribution

June 24, 2019 -- First Installment Due Date

June 25, 2019 -- Penalty on First Installment

July 12, 2019 -- Last Day to Bid on Sealed Bid Auction at 4:30 p.m.

July 23, 2019 -- Second Distribution

July 25, 2019 -- Penalty Increase on First Installment

August 25, 2019 -- Penalty Increase on First Installment

September 3, 2019 -- Second Installment Due Date

September 4, 2019 -- Penalty on Second Installment

September 25, 2019 -- Penalty Increase on First Installment

September 27, 2019 -- Last Day to Accept Personal Check

September 30, 2019 -- Last day to pay prior to Publication

October 2, 2019 -- List to the Newspaper

October 4, 2019 -- Penalty Increase on Second Installment

October 4, 2019 -- Third Distribution

October 8, 2019 -- Target Date to Mail Certified Letter

October 9, 2019 -- Last Day to Register for Tax Sale

October 10, 2019 -- Publish Delinquent List in the Newspaper

October 23, 2019 -- Apply for Judgement

October 24, 2019 -- Tax Sale 9:30AM at Public Health

November 22, 2019 -- Final Distribution


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