Payments will be accepted starting May 3, 2021

Attention Mortgage Companies and Title Companies:
There is a duplicate bill fee of $1.00 per parcel if you do not have the original bill. Please enclose a separate check for this cost when mailing payments.
This bill fee does NOT pertain to homeowners mailing payments or payments made in person.

Effective 2022 (2021 Tax Bill) the duplicate bill fee will be increasing to $3.00 per parcel.
This bill does NOT pertain to homeowners mailing payments or payments made in person.

See Real Estate Taxes Tab for partial payment information

To use online payments you first need to look up your tax bill by selecting Online Property Tax Bill in the Quicklinks box to the right. Enter your parcel number or address number and street name to retrieve your bill. Select 2020 Real Estate Taxes payable in 2021. Follow the prompts to pay your bill with either your online check or credit/debit card. All fees are charged by Paymentus (a tax payment service) and not charged or collected by Winnebago County Treasurerís Office.

For your convenience we offer the following payment options online:

1. Online Transfers from your checking or savings account through our website at no charge. Click on the link below and follow prompts to pay your bill through Illinois Bank and Trust. You do not have to have an account with Illinois Bank and Trust to use this free service. Enter your bank routing number and your checking account number.

Click here for online check payment processed through Illinois Bank and Trust (NO FEES)

2. Online credit, debit or check payment through Paymentus with fees.
  • Online payment with VISA, MasterCard, Discover or American Express credit cards, for a fee of 2.29%.
  • VISA debit card payments for a fee of $2.95.
  • MasterCard debit card payments for a fee of 2.29%.
  • Online check through Paymentus for a fee of $.45.
Click here for online credit, debit or check payments through Paymentus (WITH FEES)

You can also call Paymentus directly at 1-855-385-1174 to make payments with credit or debit cards.

Our goal is to provide you with as many convenient ways to pay your Real Estate Taxes as possible. You can pay at many local Banks and Credit Unions, by mail, in person, and now online or toll free. Paying taxes is never fun, but we are striving to make it easy.

Use the link to the right and sign up for email reminders. An automatic email will be sent to remind you one week prior about taxes being due and before the tax sale. Register — It's Free!

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