Tax Auction




County of Tulare

Office of the Auditor-Controller/Treasurer-Tax Collector

Public Auction of Tax-Defaulted Property


                        Date:      Thursday, August 6, 2015

                        Time:      8:00 am Pacific Time




On May 19, 2015 the Board of Supervisors of Tulare County directed the Tax Collector to conduct an internet auction for the sale of tax-defaulted property.  The parcels recorded on the Delinquent Parcel List are subject to the tax collector’s power of sale pursuant to California Revenue and Taxation Code, §3691 and have been approved for sale by Resolution No. 2015-0311.


The sale will be conducted online at 8:00 a.m. on Thursday, the 6th day of August, 2015 at  Registration will require a minimum refundable deposit of $5,000.00 in guaranteed funds (cash, United States postal money order, or bank issued cashier’s check) in lawful money of the United States.  Parcels will be sold to the highest bidder for guaranteed funds (cash, United States postal money order, or bank issued cashier’s check) in lawful money of the United States for not less than the minimum bid listed in this notice.  If a parcel does not sell, it will be re-offered on November 5, 2015.  The property owner’s right of redemption will cease on Wednesday, August 5, 2015 at 5:00 p.m. and properties not redeemed by that time will be offered for sale.  If a parcel is not sold at auction, the property owner’s right of redemption will revive up to the date of the next scheduled auction.  If properties are sold for an amount exceeding the minimum bid, parties of interest as defined by Revenue and Taxation Code, §4675 will be notified of their right to claim excess proceeds.






Your questions or concerns may be addressed to the following:



                 Tulare County Tax Collector               Telephone: (559) 636-5250

                 221 S. Mooney Blvd. Room 104-E      Fax:           (559) 733-6988

                 Visalia, CA. 93291-4593                     Email:


                 Stacy Mawhiney                                  Collector Tax Program

                 Ray Rodriguez                                    Tax Collector Division Manager

                 Jorge Garcia                                       Tax Collections Supervisor

                 Hiley R. Wallis                                     Chief Deputy Treasurer-Tax Collector

                 Rita A. Woodard                                  Auditor-Controller/Treasurer-Tax Collector



Pursuant to Revenue and Taxation Code, Part 6, Division 1, Chapter 7, §3691

Board of Supervisor Resolution No. 2015-0311