The 2019 property Tax Sale is scheduled for October 27, 2020 at 2:30pm in the Moultrie County Courthouse Boardroom. Joseph Meyer & Associates will conduct our automated tax sale again this year.
Real estate taxes sold at the tax sale must be redeemed in the County Clerk's Office. Please contact the County Clerk's Office at (217)728-4389 for your redemption amount.
Fees to be added to each real estate parcel purchased at the tax sale:
1. $20.00 Indemnity fee
2. $10.00 Automation fee
3. $20.00 Sale In Error fee
4. $4.00 County Clerk fee
Tax Buyer Instructions
Tax buyers must register and pay a $250.00 fee 10 days prior to the tax sale. If the registrant cannot attend the tax sale they may notify the collector no later than 5 business days prior to the sale, of any substitute person who will participate in the sale.
If the registrant does not attend the sale, then the deposit is forfeited to the Tax Sale Automation Fund. If the registrant does attend the sale and attempts, but fails to purchase any parcels offered for sale, then the deposit will be refunded to the registrant.
Additional Tax Sale Fees
$25.00 - Tax Sale Delinquent List (Judgment Book) (electronic or paper request)
$5.00 - Typed Tax Sale Delinquent List (electronic or paper request)