Delinquent Property Tax Sale Schedule
Modified on 04/17/2020
April 1 Current Taxes become delinquent. Florida EO 20-52 waived penalties through April 15. 3% mandatory interest added to March amount on April 16.
April 30 Last day to pay or name will be in publication of delinquent taxes in the Voice of South Marion.
May 4 Practice and Live Tax Sale sites open on internet.
Tax sale registration and bidding open on the Internet.
Electronic listing of publication available at download area.
Link from Tax Collector main site mariontax.com.
May 14 First publication of delinquent taxes in the Voice of South Marion
May 21 Second publication of delinquent taxes in the Voice of South Marion
May 25 Tax Offices Are Closed Memorial Day
May 28 Third and final publication of delinquent taxes in the Voice of South Marion.
May 29 The submission of mass bid files must be completed by 5:00 p.m. EDT.
June 1 Lots 1 through 4 are awarded every two hours beginning with Lot 1 at 8:00 a.m. EDT.
June 2 Lots 5 through 8 are awarded every two hours beginning with Lot 5 at 8:00 a.m. EDT.
Notification to bidders of balance due sent via e-mail or may be viewed online once the last batch is awarded.
June 4 ACH Payment must be submitted/authorized by 5:00 p.m. EDT No exceptions.
June 4 6:00 p.m. EDT If warranted, re-bid items will be combined into a final lot (Lot 9) and made available to buyers for auction.
June 5 Lot 9 (Re-Bid items) will be awarded at 4:00 p.m. EDT.
June 6 ACH Payment for Lot 9 must be submitted/authorized by 4:00 p.m. EDT No exceptions.
June 18 Online county purchase activated. A downloadable spreadsheet with the offered items will also be available on the website.
June 19 Refunds for overpayments from tax sale are returned via ACH. You will be notified by e-mail when your refund has been issued.
Dates and times are subject to change