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~ Arnold Schwarzenegger ~
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Local tax collectors begin turning over delinquent accounts to Tax Claims Bureau.
A 25.00 bureau costs is added at this time.
Taxes that have been delinquent 2 years become absolute and will be exposed to sale if not paid in full or in agreement by the date of the Upset Sale. (i.e.: 2020 taxes will be exposed to Upset Sale in 2022)
Sale preparation begins for 2022 Judicial Sale
Reminders are sent 1st class mail to property owners for prior 2021 delinquent taxes only.
March 1, 2022 — interest begins on 2021 delinquent taxes.
April 1- Return & Claim Notices are mailed via Certified Mail.
A $7.00 mailing fee is charged at this time.
May 31, 2022 – All agreements for 2019 tax year should be paid in full by this date.
May 31, 2022 – New agreements for 2020 delinquent taxes should be started to avoid additional fees.
June 1, 2022 – Sale costs are added to any 2020 account that is not paid in full or in an agreement.
($75.00 Preparation Fee plus $12.00 Restricted Certified Mailing Fee for each additional deeded name)
Upset Sale notices are mailed via Certified Mail Restricted Delivery
June 14, 2022 – Office closed in observance of Flag Day
June 15, 2022 – 4 p.m. Deadline to register for June 24, 2022 Judicial Sale (This date has been extended as permitted by law due to the closure of our office on June 14, 2022,)
June 24, 2022 – Judicial Sale at 10:00am
July 22, 2022 — Deadline to guarantee to avoid Posting & Fees
July 23 2022 — $35.00 Posting Cost is added
July 29, 2022—Deadline to guarantee to avoid Publication fees.
$125.00 Advertising cost is added.
August 20, 2022—Publication of Upset Sale Properties in The News Item, The Daily Item, and the Standard Journal.
Final reminder letters will be mailed at least ten days prior to sale date.
September 12, 2022— Deadline to register for Upset Sale
September 22, 2022— Upset Sale.
The Bureau may adjourn or continue the sale to no later than December 31.
A property may be removed from the sale only if taxes & costs are paid in full or are under agreement prior to the sale.
Confirmation Nisi is returned-owners of properties that were sold in Upset Sale have 30 days from this date to contest sale.
2022 Repository Sale – Date to be Determined
ALL 2022 TAXES ARE DUE TO LOCAL TAX COLLECTORS BY DECEMBER 31, 2022 BEFORE THEY BECOME DELINQUENT.
Location & Hours
399 Stadium Drive
Sunbury Pa 17801