(35 ILCS 200/20-65)
Affidavit of collections.
Each township collector, at the time
of returning the tax books to the county collector, shall make affidavit, to be
entered upon the book and subscribed by the collector, that the taxes charged
against each property remain due and unpaid at the date of making the affidavit
in each case where there does not appear in the proper column the amount of
taxes as having been paid to the collector, and the date of payment and the
name of any person as having paid the same; which affidavit shall be prima
facie evidence of the facts therein stated.
(Source: P.A. 83-121; 88-455.)