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County real estate tax installments due Thursday

Published: Friday, May 30, 2014 12:08 a.m. CST • Updated: Friday, May 30, 2014 12:30 a.m. CST

DeKALB – The first installment of real estate taxes is due Thursday.

Taxes may be paid from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday at most county banks, by mail, or in person at the Treasurer's Office at the DeKalb County Administration Building, 110 East Sycamore St., Sycamore.

Mailed payments should include the stub on the bottom of the tax bill and the taxpayer's parcel number on the check, according to a DeKalb County Treasurer news release.

The Treasurer’s Office accepts credit and debit cards. Credit card service providers will charge a convenience fee. Those paying online using direct debit from the taxpayer’s bank will pay a $3 convenience fee, the news release states.

To pay online, visit and click on “Pay My Property Tax” link.

For more information, call County Treasurer Christine J. Johnson’s office at 815-895-7112 or visit

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