Champaign County Treasurer
Daniel J. Welch

Public Documents & Forms

Forms Return to top

Name / Address Change Form (Real Estate Tax)

With this form you can change the name or address where the tax bill is sent. Please fill out the form and return to:

Chief County Assessment Officer
Brookens Administrative Center
1776 E. Washington
Urbana, Illinois 61802-4581

Automatic Deduction from Your Bank Account Form (Real Estate Tax)

Tax payments can be automatically withdrawn from a checking or savings account. To participate in this payment option; please fill out the form, enclose a voided check and return to:

Champaign County Treasurer
Brookens Administrative Center
1776 E. Washington
Urbana, Illinois 61802-4581

Please Note: The form must be received at least 10 days prior to the first installment due date.

Advance Payment Application Form

We accept advance real estate tax payments each year from December 1 through December 31 only. A December 31 postmark will be accepted as on-time. Please fill out the form and return to:

Champaign County Treasurer
Brookens Administrative Center
1776 E. Washington
Urbana, Illinois 61802-4581

Tax Sale Buyer package

This package contains information and forms related to registering for the Annual Tax Sale.

Treasurer's Investment Information Return to top

30 ILCS 235/ Public Funds Investment Act

Treasurer's Investment Policy

Collateral Agreement Form

Press Releases Return to top

6/15/2017
For Immediate Release

Today I am announcing my decision to retire as Champaign County Treasurer on December 31, 2017. After 19 years as treasurer and nearly 45 years working in the treasurer's office, I am ready and excited to start the next chapter of my life. It has been a great honor to serve the citizens of Champaign County.

Daniel J. Welch
Champaign County Treasurer

5/26/2017
For Immediate Release

The Champaign County Treasurer’s office would like to remind taxpayers of the Thursday June 1 due date for the First Installment of 2016 real estate taxes.

A June 1 postmark will be accepted as on time.

Office hours will be extended and will run from 7:30 am until 5:00 pm, including the noon hour, on June 1. A 24-hour payment drop box is located in the South circle drive of the Brookens Administrative Center (under the flagpole).

By law, interest on late payments is calculated at 1.5% per month and will be assessed on first installment payments made after June 1.

Daniel J. Welch
Champaign County Treasurer

4/21/2017
For Immediate Release

The Champaign County Treasurer’s Office will mail the 2016 Real Estate Tax bills on Friday April 28. The due dates will be June 1 for the first installment and September 1 for the second installment. Interest of 1.5% per month will be assessed on bills paid after those dates.

This year we will collect over $332 million dollars, which represents an increase of $11.3 million dollars or a 3.4% increase over last year.

Payment may be made at any participating bank in Champaign County, in person at the Treasurer’s office at the Brookens Center in Urbana, and by mail at, P.O. Box 9, Urbana 61803. Credit card payments may be made in the office, on the Internet at www.co.champaign.il.us/treasurer and by calling Toll-Free 855-867-3731. All credit card payments require a fee. You can also sign up for Automatic Deduction from your bank account.

For further information see our website: www.co.champaign.il.us/treasurer.

Daniel J. Welch
Champaign County Treasurer