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Important Mobile Home Information

Mail Payments must be postmarked no later than July 10, 2020 to avoid late penalty. Payments in the form of check should be mailed to:

Sangamon County Treasurer's Office, 200 S. Ninth St, Room 102, Springfield, IL 62701.

Prior Year Unpaid Taxes
Payoff amounts and payment amounts for prior year’s unpaid taxes are handled by the Sangamon County Clerk’s Office. They can be reached at (217) 753-6700.

Assessment Period
Owners of mobile homes on January 1st of each year are responsible for Mobile Home Local Services tax. The tax is calculated by multiplying the rate (based on the age of the mobile home) times the square footage of the mobile home.

Annual Registration
Each mobile home park owner is required to register with the County Clerk’s Office each mobile home entering such park within 5 days. Homes not located in a park must register with the County Clerk’s Office within 30 days of placement. Once a home is registered, a registration form is sent to the homeowner biannually in January to update exemption status and billing information. Failure to register does not relieve tax liability.

Senior or Disabled Citizen Exemption and Illinois Department of Aging
Senior or disabled citizens may apply and receive an exemption which reduces their mobile home tax by 20%. Contact the County Clerk’s office for more information at 217-753-6725. Seniors and Disabled citizens may also qualify for assistance in paying taxes through the Illinois Department of Aging. Assistance programs are subject to change; Please contact the Illinois Department of Aging at 1-800-624-2459 for current programs.


Moving, Selling or Transferring Title of a Mobile Home
All mobile home taxes must be paid before a moving permit is issued by the County Treasurer’s office, or a certification of taxes paid is issued to the Secretary of State for transferring the title on a mobile home. Please contact the Treasurer’s office at 217-753-6800 for more information.