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Hello and welcome to Effingham County Government. We encourage you to use our website to access information about your government. Effingham County is located in Central Illinois approximately 75 miles south-east of Springfield, the Illinois State Capitol. Effingham is the county seat of Effingham County. Please contact us by phone at the contact numbers listed on the various links in our site if you need further information.







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Pay Taxes Online

We will start accepting on this system after the tax bills are mailed.

Payments must be for the exact amount of the bill.

Payments after due date must include interest of 1 1/2% per month as provided by Illinois State Statutes. Late payment amounts are shown on the payment stub.

There is a convenience fee charged for using this system. The fee is not charged or collected by Effingham County Treasurer.

Click here to view the complete convenience fee schedule.

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