T: 618-244-8010
F: 618-244-8110


Bob Watt, Treasurer/Collector –
Angela Hicks, Deputy Collector –
Toni Hicks, Deputy Treasurer –
Lisa Hart, Deputy Treasurer Trainee -
Teresa Baker, Tax Clerk -
Office/Mailing Address:
Jefferson County Treasurer
100 South 10th Street
Room 100
 Mt.Vernon, IL 62864

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Office Hours: Effective January 19, 2021, the Jefferson County Treasurer's office hours will be 8:00am to 4:00pm Monday through Friday except holidays. (Changed office hours are the result of the contract negotiations between the AFSCME union and the Jefferson County Board.)


What we CAN help you with…

  • Paying Real Estate and Mobile Home Taxes
  • Obtaining Tax clearance for Mobile Homes
  • Releasing MOBILE HOME liens
  • Answering any questions about payments for any Property or Mobile Home Taxes
  • Paying REAL ESTATE or MOBILE HOME property taxes online or by phone

We CANNOT help you with…

  • Changing your mailing address on Property OR Mobile Home Tax bills – contact the Assessor's Office 618-244-8016
  • Real Estate Tax Exemptions (Homestead, Disability, Senior Citizen Assessment Freeze) – contact the Assessor's Office 618-244-8016
  • Complaints about the AMOUNT of your Real Estate Taxes - contact the taxing districts listed on your tax bill
  • Delinquent tax redemption - contact the County Clerk 618-244-8020



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