Will County Property Tax Bills Go Out May 3

The first installment is due June 3, and the second three months later. Here are your options when it comes to paying.

The Will County Treasurer's Office just issued this announcement:

The Will County Collector will mail real estate property tax bills on Friday, May 3, 2013. These bills are for taxes owed in 2012. The First Installment must be paid by June 3, 2013 with the Second Installment due on September 3, 2013.

Where Do You Pay Your Taxes?

There are several convenient ways to pay your real estate property taxes.

  • Taxes may be paid online at www.WillCountyTaxBill.com through November 27, 2013
  • By automated telephone by calling 815-723-4741.
  • Mail payments to Will County Collector, PO Box 5000, Joliet, IL 60434-5000.
  • At one of 100 bank and credit union branches across Will County.
  • In person, weekdays from 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM at the Will County Building, 302 North Chicago Street, Joliet. There is a Drop Box in the parking lot for after-hours payment.

How Do You Pay Your Taxes? 

  • Payment by auto-draft from your checking or savings account is the quickest, safest, and least expensive method.
  • Our website accepts major credit cards such as Visa, MasterCard, and American Express. Convenience fees apply and are non-refundable.
  • Make checks payable to Will County Collector. Your canceled check is the receipt.
  • Payment is void if the check fails to clear. There is an additional $25 fee for returned checks.
  • Post dated checks are illegal and will not be held for processing.
  • Personal checks received after October 18, 2013, will be returned regardless of postmark.

Other Helpful Information 

  • The last day to pay your taxes online is Thursday, November 27, 2013.
  • The last day to pay in person is Wednesday, December 3, 2013. The county will sell any outstanding tax amount after this day at our Annual Tax Sale.
  • When you receive your tax bill, the period to protest your property assessment has expired.
  • The county will charge $2 per bill for partial payments or printing a duplicate bill.


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john junker April 26, 2013 at 10:44 PM
boozer mcgee April 26, 2013 at 11:31 PM
property tax bills are proof that someone can stick you up with out a gun!
jonys daddy April 27, 2013 at 04:17 AM
great hope I can pay the school administrator's more this year
Who dat April 28, 2013 at 03:04 AM
Taxes are online and viewable now. My people will see an increase of $40-$50 in New Lenox. My taxes went down over $600 because I fought the man and won. For once.
CCW in Illinois May 03, 2013 at 02:48 AM
Jeeze,my assessed valuation goes down 25k, and my bill increase's 11%, or another $900. get out while you can if you can citizens. Its going to get worse. Good thing the library referendum failed, or I would probably br seeing a 2k increase. All you library supporters can suck it.


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