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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.: 2019 taxes will be exposed to Upset Sale in 2021)
Sale preparation begins for 2021 Judicial Sale
Reminders are sent 1st class mail to property owners for prior 2020 delinquent taxes only.
March 1, 2021 — interest begins on 2020 delinquent taxes.
March 12, 2021 — Deadline for Registration of Bidders for March Judicial Sale (sale continued from 2020)
March 26, 2021 — Judicial Sale at Northumberland County Career Center (Sale Continued from 2020)
April 1- Return & Claim Notices are mailed via Certified Mail.
A $7.00 mailing fee is charged at this time.
May 31, 2021 – All agreements for 2018 tax year should be paid in full by this date.
May 31, 2021 – New agreements for 2019 delinquent taxes should be started to avoid additional fees.
June 1, 2021 – Sale costs are added to any 2019 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
July 23, 2021 — Deadline to guarantee to avoid Posting & Fees
July 26, 2021 — $35.00 Posting Cost is added
July 31, 2019—Deadline to guarantee to avoid Publication fees.
$125.00 Advertising cost is added.
August 6, 2021 — Tentative Deadline for Registration for Judicial Sale.
August 14, 2021—Publication of Upset Sale Properties in The News Item, The Daily Item, and the Standard Journal.
August 20, 2021 — Tentative Date for 2021 Judicial Sale
Final reminder letters will be mailed at least ten days prior to sale date.
September 23, 2021— Tentative Date for 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.
November 5, 2021 — Tentative Deadline to Register for Repository Sale
November 19, 2021 — Tentative Date for 2021 Repository Sale
ALL 2021 TAXES ARE DUE TO LOCAL TAX COLLECTORS BY DECEMBER 31, 2021 BEFORE THEY BECOME DELINQUENT.
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399 Stadium Drive
Sunbury Pa 17801