Tax Auction


County of Tulare
Office of the Treasurer/Tax Collector
Internet Auction of Tax Defaulted Property


Updated May 14, 2014



                        Date:      Thursday, August 7, 2014

               Time:      8:00 AM Pacific Time



On May 13, 2014 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 2014-0303.


The sale will be conducted online at 8:00 A.M. on Thursday, the 7th day of August, 2014 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 6, 2014.  The property owner’s right of redemption will cease on Wednesday, August 6, 2014 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 104E               Fax:           (559) 733-6988

           Visalia, Ca. 93291-4593                             Email:


           Stacy Mawhiney                                         Collector Tax Program

           Marti Ceballos                                            Collector Tax Program

           Ray Rodriguez                                           Tax Collector Division Manager

           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. 2014-0303 dated May 13, 2014