Lake County, IN Tax Sales

There are two types of tax lien certificate auctions in Lake County, IN, the Commissioner and Treasurer Sale. The redemption period for properties purchased at the Commissioner Sale is 120 days and 1 year for the Treasurer Sale. The Commissioner’s Sale is generally held in-person and the Treasurer’s Sale is online.

Information for Upcoming Tax Sale:

                                     2020 LAKE COUNTY INDIANA TREASURER’S TAX LIEN SALE

DATE: SEPTEMBER 11, 2020 5:30PM(CST) – SEPTEMBER 15, 2020 10:00PM(CST)

REGISTRATION: WWW.ZEUSAUCTION.COM

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: AUGUST 21, 2020 AT 4:30PM(CST)  NO EXCEPTIONS!!

LIST OF PROPERTIES:  2020 Lake County Indiana Treasurer’s Tax Sale List

IF YOU DO NOT HAVE AN ACCOUNT ON ZEUSAUCTION.COM, YOU MUST CREATE ONE. ALL REGISTRANTS MUST COMPLETE A FORM W9 AND ALL OTHER INFORMATION REQUIRED ON THE WEBSITE. AN APPROVAL OR DISAPPROVAL EMAIL WILL BE SENT TO YOU PRIOR TO FIRST DAY OF THE AUCTION.

THIS IS NOT THE COMMISSIONER’S TAX SALE! THE BIDS WILL NOT BEGIN AT $500. THE BID WILL BEGIN AT THE AMOUNT OF DELINQUENT TAXES DUE ON THE PROPERTY.

THE REDEMPTION PERIOD FOR THE SALE IS ONE (1) YEAR.  YOU WILL NOT OWN THE PROPERTY UNTIL YOU RECEIVE A TAX DEED, YOU WILL OWN A TAX LIEN CERTIFICATE.

UNDER THE INDIANA LAW, YOU (THE “PURCHASER”) MUST NOTIFY THE PROPERTY OWNER AND ALL INTERESTED PARTIES WITHIN SIX (6) MONTH OF TAX SALE OF YOUR PURCHASE.

PLEASE KEEP IN MIND THAT DUE DILIGENCE IS A MUST.  tHE COUNTY IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR YOU BIDDING ON A PROPERTY THAT YOU DO NO WANT.

IF YOU NEED ASSISTANCE, PLEASE CONTACT MY OFFICE OF (219)213-6774 OR EMAIL ME AT CRYSTAL@CLJLAWOFFICE.COM.  I OFFER PRIVATE ZOOM MEETINGS FOR THOSE OF YOU THAT ARE INTERESTED IN LEARNING ABOUT BOTH OF THE LAKE COUNTY INDIANA TAX SALES IN DETAIL.

Please contact my office if you have any questions