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County Treasurer: Jane Nikolai

Deputy Treasurer: Marilou Hipper



Mission:
The mission of the Racine County Treasurer's Office is to provide prompt, courteous, high-quality services for the benefit of Racine County citizens by efficiently carrying out the fiduciary and statutory responsibilities of cash receipts and disbursements, property tax collection, and managing investments for Racine County.

Office Hours / Counter Service:
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday except holidays
The office is open during the lunch period.

Telephone Number:262-636-3239
Fax Number:262-636-3279
Email Address:RCTreasurer@goracine.org
Address:730 Wisconsin Avenue, Racine WI 53403-1274

PRESS RELEASE
Responsibilities

  • Collects all delinquent property taxes.
  • Collects all second installments of property taxes due July 31 with the exception of the City of Racine.
  • Collects all revenues for Racine County.
  • Distributes unclaimed funds.
  • Bills and collects Agricultural use charges.
  • Takes properties in a tax foreclosure process because of delinquent taxes.
  • Manages, maintains and sells properties taken in the tax foreclosure process.
  • Manages investments for Racine County.
  • Communicates with at risk property owners about payment plans or other options for paying delinquent taxes.
  • Administers the Lottery and Gaming Credit on the property tax.
  • Provides taxpayers with certified copies of taxes paid.
  • Complete Duties of the Treasurer:   Wisconsin Statutes, Section 59.25 -Treasurer

Public Sale of Properties taken in Tax Foreclosure Over the Counter Sale Bid Form
Unclaimed Funds



Lottery and Gaming Credit
Homestead Credit
Property Taxes
  • Property tax bills are prepared and mailed by the municipalities in December.
  • City of Racine taxpayers must pay their taxes through July 31 to the City Treasurer at City Hall. The City of Racine allows four installments: January 31, March 31, May 31 and July 31.
  • All other municipalities within Racine County must pay their second half due by July 31 to the Racine County Treasurer.
  • All delinquent taxes are payable to the Racine County Treasurer.
  • To pay property taxes by charge card or electronic check, we use Official Payments. The charges are 2.75% for charge cards and $2.75 per electronic check.



Change of Mailing Address


Pay Property Taxes Online with Credit Card or with electronic Check

2nd Half Real Estate Taxes, July 31st
and/or Delinquent Real Estate Taxes

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 Call 1-800-2PAY-TAX
(1-800-272-9829) or visit

 If you want to PAY by ELECTRONIC CHECK: CLICK HERE

 If you want to PAY by CREDIT CARD: CLICK HERE

You will need the following information:
  • your parcel number
  • your credit card information
  • the amount of the tax

 After authorization of your payment,
you will be given a confirmation number that you should write down as a record of your payment..

There will be a nominal fee charged for this service. 

Payment Services Provided by:

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