Coles County Treasurers and Tax Collectors are responsible for the collection of property tax revenue in IL. The Office of the Treasurer and Tax Collector maintains and updates records on every parcel in the district, as well as maintaining certain building and zoning records. These records include building valuations, zoning boundaries, and building construction. Treasurers and Tax Collectors also keep documents on Coles County property taxes, including property tax assessments, defaults on property taxes, and tax liens. The office may also maintain information on property auctions and a property's prior liens or foreclosures. Many Treasurers and Tax Collectors provide online databases to access their Coles County building records, including documents on building and zoning.
Charleston City Treasurer Charleston IL 520 Jackson Avenue 61920 217-345-2484
Coles County Treasurer's Office Charleston IL 651 Jackson Avenue 61920 217-348-0511
Coles County Assessors evaluate the value of properties and parcels in order to determine property taxes. The Assessor's Office maintains current data on every property in the Coles County, IL including inventories of parcels and structures, zoning boundaries, and the value of all the property in the jurisdiction. Assessors may also keep Coles County building and zoning records, such as reports from on-site inspections, maps of property lines and zones, and value assessments for building improvements. Many Assessor's Offices provide online access to their records, including documents on building and zoning.
Coles County Assessor's Office Charleston IL 651 Jackson Avenue 61920 217-348-0508
Mattoon Township Assessor Mattoon IL 1716 Richmond Avenue 61938 217-234-3925
Coles County Building Inspectors ensure that building construction is in compliance with building and zoning codes in Coles County, IL. They maintain documents on permits issued by the Coles County Building Department, including construction, relocation, demolition, and occupancy permits. Building Inspectors also keep approved and rejected building plans and blueprints, records on a property's compliance with Coles County building codes, and records on building and zoning violations and inspection reports. Many Building Inspectors make these building and zoning records available to the public online.
Mattoon Building Inspector Mattoon IL 208 North 19th Street, 2 61938 217-234-7367