How to Redeem (Pay) Sold Real Estate Taxes
Property owners or a party representing the owner can redeem (pay) real estate taxes that have been sold.
The Amount to
You can view the current amount due on the County Clerk's Tax Redemption Inquiry page.
You can request an Estimate of Redemption from the County Clerk's office for a fee of $50.
Payments must be made in full. Partial payments are not accepted and will not redeem the delinquent taxes.
Type of Payment Accepted:
Per Illinois State Statute, payments must be made payable to the DuPage County
Clerk in the form of a CASHIER'S CHECK, CERTIFIED CHECK, MONEY ORDER
or CASH. Please do not send cash in the mail.
Payments must be made by 4:30 p.m. the day before the interest amount owed changes. Interest owed on the sold taxes are based on a six-month interval from the date of sale. Interest rates on subsequent taxes are 12% per year from
the date posted.
Where to Pay?
Redemptions can be made by mail or in person at:
DuPage County Clerk
421 N. County Farm Road
Wheaton, IL 60187
Please include the PIN (Permanent Index Number) on all payments submitted.
Making a Payment On or Before
the Last Day to Redeem:
In person by 4:30 p.m. at the DuPage County Clerk's office.
U.S. Mail must be postmarked the day before.
By Courier no later than 4:30 p.m. at the DuPage County Clerk's office.