Illinois Compiled Statutes (35 ILCS, 200/20-20) requires “no change of address shall be implemented unless the person requesting the change is the owner of the property, a trustee or a person holding the power of attorney from the owner or trustee of the property.”
Billing cannot be changed to a contract buyer without the signature of both the deed holder(s) and the contract buyer.
Please note this will only change the mailing of the tax bill. The Supervisor of Assessments maintains a separate mailing address file for assessment notices.
The form must be signed and dated as per paragraph one of this page. Click on the link below to print a change of address form. Send signed and dated forms to Macon County Treasurer, 141 S. Main Street, Room 302, Decatur, IL 62523.