Claims

2021 Upset Sale


Pre-Registration for the September 24, 2021 Upset 2021 Sale will begin at 9:00 AM on Wednesday, September 1, 2021 and will conclude at 4:30 PM on Tuesday, September 14, 2021.

You must have ALL Registration items below to register with our office. You will NOT be able to register if you are missing any of the items below:

  • $25.00 Registration Fee (Cash Only)
  • Bidder Registry Form
  • Copy of Photo ID
  • Sale Conditions and Instructions
  • Affidavit of Bidder (Note: All persons listed on the deed or Bill of Sale must complete an Affidavit.)
Download pre-registration documents (PDF .3 MB)



About the Bureau


The Tax Claim Bureau of he Washington County Tax Revenue Department is responsible for collecting delinquent taxes for the county Treasurer, school districts, townships, and boroughs. After collections, the funds are dispersed to the appropriate taxing bodies.

The bureau provides tax information regarding delinquencies to banking institutions, real estate agencies, attorneys, etc., as well as to individuals and title searchers. The bureau conducts tax sales as prescribed by law.
Washington County does not publish or maintain an excess fund list. All monies are distributed to owner(s) or to the Municipalities after 3 years.