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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.: 2017 taxes will be exposed to Upset Sale in 2019)
Sale preparation begins for 2019 Judicial Sale
Reminders are sent 1st class mail to property owners for prior 2018 delinquent taxes only.
March 1, 2019—interest begins on 2018 delinquent taxes.
April 1- Return & Claim Notices are mailed via Certified Mail.
A $7.00 mailing fee is charged at this time.
May 31, 2019 – All agreements for 2016 tax year should be paid in full by this date.
May 31, 2019 – New agreements for 2017 delinquent taxes should be started to avoid additional fees.
June 1, 2019 – Sale costs are added to any 2017 account that is not paid in full or in an agreement.
($75.00 Preparation Fee plus $11.00 Restricted Certified Mailing Fee for each additional deeded name)
Upset Sale notices are mailed via Certified Mail Restricted Delivery
July 25, 2019—Judicial Sale
July 31, 2019—Deadline to avoid Publication & Posting fees.
$125.00 Advertising cost is added plus $35.00 posting cost.
Posting of Upset Sale Properties begins
August 17, 2019—Publication of Upset Sale Properties will be made 30 days prior to Sale.
September 19, 2019— UPSET SALE
Final reminder letters will be mailed at least ten days prior to sale date.
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.
OCTOBER 24, 2019-Tentative date for Repository Sale.
ALL 2019 TAXES ARE DUE TO LOCAL TAX COLLECTORS BY DECEMBER 31, 2019 BEFORE THEY BECOME DELINQUENT.
Location & Hours
399 Stadium Drive
Sunbury Pa 17801