Statement of Economic Interests

According to Illinois Statute 5 ILCS 420/4, certain individuals are required to file a Statement of Economic Interests (SEI) with the Office of the County Clerk by May 1st of each year. For more information, choose from the links below.

If you are a filer, click on "Online Filing for Individuals" (available mid-February-May 1). Candidates for office are required to file paper forms.  Candidates for office, please note: if you are elected or appointed in April, you must file an annual statement in the calendar year (whereas your candidate SEI would have been filed in the previous year). Your deadline to file the annual statement (the year you are elected/appointed) is May 31. You will need to file by May 1 annually thereafter, for as long as you remain in the position.

Who Must File (PDF)

January 1-February 1 - Units of local government (UOG's) certify their list of filers to the County Clerk online.  UOG contacts should receive an e-mail with your UOG Code (now called Agency Code). Click here for UOG instructions to log in and certify the SEI filer list for your unit(s).

Online Filing for Individuals -  Filing for individuals begins in mid-February. You need your Personal ID and first & last name as they appear on the e-mail we send you. 

Statement of Economic Interests (SEI) (PDF)  This form is fillable in Internet Explorer or Chrome. If using another browser, you will need to print and fill out by hand.

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