Leigh Burns

309 West Mar­ket Street, Room 123
Jones­boro, Illi­nois 62952

Phone: 618–833-5621
Fax: 618–833-5496

Office Hours: Mon­day-Fri­day, 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Duties & Responsibilities

The Union Coun­ty Trea­sur­er keeps receipts of all rev­enue into the Coun­ty, invests all Coun­ty funds and cov­ers all dis­burse­ments autho­rized by the Coun­ty Board. The Trea­sur­er has the respon­si­bil­i­ty for the col­lec­tion of and fil­ing month­ly report of inher­i­tance funds with the State Treasurer’s Office. The Trea­sur­er col­lects prop­er­ty and mobile home tax­es for all tax­ing dis­tricts in the Coun­ty and dis­trib­utes funds accord­ing­ly. In addi­tion, the Trea­sur­er bills and col­lects drainage assess­ment tax­es. The Coun­ty Trea­sur­er also super­vis­es the sale on delin­quent real estate taxes.


Property Tax Payment Dates

1st Install­ment Due 8.6.2020
2nd Install­ment Due 10.6.2020

Make Checks Payable to “Union Coun­ty Treasurer”