Treasurer's Office - Glenda L. Miller, McHenry County Treasurer

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McHenry County Annual Delinquent Tax Sale

"R.A.M.S. computerized Tax Lien Auction"

R.A.M.S. website: www.ramsauctions.com

DATE:       October 29, 2018@ 9:00 AM    *we suggest you arrive no later than 8:45am*

PLACE:

MCHENRY COUNTY ADMINISTRATION BUILDING
667 WARE RD
WOODSTOCK IL    60098

GENERAL PUBLICATION:

NORTHWEST HERALD
7717 S ROUTE 31
CRYSTAL LAKE IL   60014   (815) 453-4040

DELIQUENT LISTS: 

THE TAX SALE LIST WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR A FEE OF $200.00.  FOR THIS FEE, THE TAX BUYER WILL RECEIVE A PRELIMINARY TAX SALE LIST ON OCTOBER 19, 2018 ANDTHE FINAL TAX SALE LIST THAT WILL BE EMAILED ON THE EVENING OF OCTOBER 26, 2018.  WE WILL USE THE EMAIL ADDRESS THE BUYER HAS PROVIDED ON THEIR REGISTRATION FORM.  PLEASE PRINT LEGIBLY.

BUYER REGISTRATION:

REQUIRED BY LAW, ALL BUYERS MUST BE REGISTERED BY THE CLOSE OF BUSINESS DAY ON OCTOBER 12, 2018.  THE REGISTRATION FEE IS $500.00 WITH THE CHECKS MADE PAYABLE TO THE MCHENRY COUNTY COLLECTOR.  YOUR $500.00 CHECK WILL BE RETURNED TO YOU THE DAY OF THE SALE IN EXCHANGE FOR A BLANK CHECK TO COVER YOUR PURCHASES FROM THE SALE.  IF A REGISTERED BIDDER CANNOT PARTICIPATE IN THE TAX SALE, OUR OFFICE MUST BE NOTIFIED NO LATER THAN 5 BUSINESS DAYS PRIOR TO THE SALE OF THE SUBSTITUE PERSON WHO WILL PARTICIPATE IN THE REGISTERED BIDDER’S PLACE.  SUBSTITUTIONS WILL NOT BE ALLOWED ON THE DAY OF THE TAX SALE.  THE REGISTRATION FEE IS A NON-REFUNDABLE FEE.  IF A REGISTERED BIDDER/BUYER DOES NOT ATTEND THE SALE THE $500 DEPOSIT IS FORFEITED.

SPECIAL NOTE:  TAX SALE CERTIFICATES WILL BE ISSUED IN THE REGISTERED NAME OF THE SUCCESSFUL BIDDER ONLY.

TAX SALE BUYER REGISTRATION FORM

PROCEDURE:

BIDDING IS IN DECLINING ORDER - DOWN FROM 18%.
NUMBERS ARE ASSIGNED TO REGISTERED BUYERS THE DAY OF THE SALE. 

 If you have any questions please contact our office at 815-334-4260.