Tax Certificate Sale Schedule
May 1, 2020 * 2019 Delinquent tax list available for viewing (only) on the Tax Collectors' website at http://www.leontaxcollector.net/Services/property-taxes/Download-Files
May 4, 2020 Tax sale registration and bidding opens. Bidders can review the list of properties and begin to submit bids on the tax sale site located at:
May 14, 2020 First publication of 2019 delinquent taxes appear in the Tallahassee Advertiser
(Various newspaper racks throughout the city).
May 21, 2020 Second publication of 2019 delinquent taxes appear in the Tallahassee Advertiser.
May 28, 2020 Third and final publication of 2019 delinquent taxes appear in the Tallahassee Advertiser.
May 28, 2020 The submission of mass bid files must be completed by 5:00 p.m. EDT.
June 1, 2020 Lots 1 through 4 are awarded every two hours beginning at 9:00 a.m. EDT.
Lot 1 closes at 9:00 a.m.
* Entry of bids began 5/4/2020
Lot 2 closes at 11:00 a.m.
Lot 3 closes at 1:00 p.m.
Lot 4 closes at 3:00 p.m.
(TAX SALE ADJOURNS AT THE CLOSE OF THIS LOT)
June 1, 2020 Notification of balance due sent to bidders.
June 3, 2020 Balance accepted by ACH Payment (U. S. funds only) must be submitted/authorized by 5:00 p.m. EDT or certificates will be forfeited and bid cancelled.
June 8, 2020 2020 Tax Sale is Balanced and Certificates are Issued.
June 25, 2020 Refunds for overpayments from tax sale will be mailed via check.
Note: The tax certificate sale schedule is subject to change due to unforeseen circumstances. Any changes will be posted on the tax sale site.