The second installment of real estate taxes is due on Friday, Sept. 3, according to Montgomery County Treasurer Nikki Lohman.
Taxes may be paid in person at the treasurer’s office on the first floor of the Historic Courthouse in Hillsboro; by depositing in the gray drop box on the north side of the Historic Courthouse; online at montgomeryco.com through the Montgomery County Treasurer’s link; by mail to Montgomery County Treasurer and Collector, 1 Courthouse Square, Room 101, Hillsboro, IL 62049; or at most local banks.
The penalty for delinquent payments is one-and-a-half percent per month.
Refer to the back of the property tax bill for additional payment information and instructions. Contact the treasurer’s office at 217-532-9521 with any questions.