Resources

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General Information - Duties of the County Treasurer
Illinois County Officers Handbook
County Treasurers' Training Manual 2019
Statutes cheat sheet
American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA)
American Rescue Plan Act - Compliance and Reporting Guidance
ARPA Compliance and Administration - Bellwether presentation Fall 2021
2022 Fall ARPA Update Bellwether
Investing Public Funds
Investing Encyclopedia - IMET (Sofia Anastopoulos)
FDIC Deposit Insurance Information
2022 Fall US Treasuries Presentation (Joe Pellegrino)
Government Finance Officers Association Code of Ethics
Sustainable Investment Act IML Fact Sheet
Property Tax Collection
IL Dept. of Revenue General Property Tax Information and Resources
The Property Tax Cycle (PDF)
IL Dept. of Revenue Publications – Property Tax Cycle
Tax Sale Fees Cheat Sheet
County Trustee Insulation from Liability
Bankruptcy Procedures
Sales in Error & PTAB Refunds
Sale in Error Cheat Sheet
Admin. Sale in Error Letter to Tax Buyer (Word)
Admin. Sale in Error Declaration (Word)
Sale in Error Interest Template (Excel)
PTAB Refund Interest Calculator (Excel)
Interest rates for PTAB Refunds
State Distributed Taxes
IL Department of Revenue Local Government Resources (state distributed taxes)
IL Department of Revenue Tax Info 2021 Handout
Department of Revenue Reciprocal Agreement Information
Records Retention & Disposal
Local Records Disposal Guide
Administrative Rules - Local Records Act
Unclaimed Property
Unclaimed Property Basic Info

Synopsis of Revisions to Unclaimed Property Act 2017
Reporting Unclaimed Property 37 slides
Miscellaneous
For Devnet users: PTAX-255 Balancing Spreadsheet (Excel)
Local Assistance and Tribal Consistency Fund (Bellwether)
The Budget Process (Bellwether)