2019 Real Estate Taxes

Nikki Meier, Livingston County Treasurer, has announced that real estate tax bills were mailed on Friday, May 31, 2019.  A total of 25,926 tax bills were mailed.  The estimated tax revenue to be collected on behalf of the 206 taxing bodies in the County is $70,637,454.22.

The first installment will be due on Friday, July 12, 2019 and the second installment will be due on Thursday, September 12, 2019.  Payments may be made at most County banks, by mail or at the Treasurer’s office in the Historic Courthouse in Pontiac.  A drop box is located next to the south entrance of the Courthouse for after-hours payments.

Payments using a credit or debit card or E-check can also be made on the County’s website, www.livingstoncountyil.gov, on the Treasurer’s page. The credit card companies do charge a convenience fee and the fee will appear separately on both your receipt and monthly statement. The fee for processing an E-check is a flat rate.

After September 12th, payments will not be accepted at area banks and MUST be made in person at the Treasurer’s office in the Courthouse.  Personal checks will not be accepted after October 16, 2019 and payment after that date must be made with a cashier’s check, money order or cash.  Delinquent Notices will be mailed on October 16, 2019. The names of delinquent property owners will be published in the local newspapers during the week of October 28, 2019.  Online payments using a credit or debit card will be accepted up through November 8, 2019

Several items of information are printed on the reverse side of the tax bill which may answer most taxpayer questions.  For further information readers may call our office at (815) 844-2306 between 8:00 A.M. and 4:30 P.M. Monday thru Friday.

Pay Livingston County Property Taxes Online

Petition Packets for March 17, 2020 Primary Election

County Board Packet

County Wide Packet (Circuit Clerk, Coroner & States Attorney)

Precinct Committee Packet

March 17, 2020 Primary Election

Livingston County Clerk Kristy Masching has announced that petition packets will be available in her office on Friday, August 30, 2019 for nominations in the March 17, 2020 Primary Election.  The first day in which nomination papers (petitions) may be circulated is Tuesday, September 3, 2019.  (The County Clerk’s Office will be closed in observance of the Labor Day Holiday on Monday, September 2, 2019.)   Petitions may be obtained through Monday, December 2, 2019.

County Offices to appear on the ballot are County Board (Twelve [12] 2-year terms and one [1] unexpired 2-year term), Circuit Clerk, Coroner, and State’s Attorney.  Precinct Committeemen will be elected at the March 2020 election.  Signature requirements will be included in the packets for each office.

The first date that petitions may be filed in the County Clerk’s Office for the aforementioned offices, is Monday, November 25, 2019 starting at 8:00 AM.  The final deadline for filing is 5:00 PM on Monday, December 2, 2019.

Additional information may be obtained from the County Clerk’s office at (815) 844-2006 or by visiting our website at:  www.livingstoncountyil.gov (click on “County Services”, “County Clerk” and “Elections” or click HERE).