Tax Claim

Property Tax Auctions

Tax Assessment Office

Contact Info

Director: Frank E Sisko Jr.

Deputy Director: Anna Bodnar

Solicitor: Michael J Supinka

Indiana County Tax Claim Bureau 
Indiana County Courthouse
Second floor
825 Philadelphia St.
Indiana, PA 15701-3973

Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30am-4pm

Phone: (724) 465-3810

Closed Holidays

Property Tax Auctions

****CHANGE OF VENUE FOR TAX SALES****

Indiana County Courthouse
Courtroom #1, 4th Floor
825 Philadelphia St
Indiana PA 15701

Masks are required for entry and during the sale!


Judicial Tax Sale

May 3, 2021~ 10:00 a.m.

Bidders are required to preregister with the Bureau by April 30, 2021

Registration fee is $5.00 per person.

Separate registration is required for each sale.

Repository Sale

No change to procedure.

 

Bidders are strongly urged to research all properties prior to purchase. Indiana County Tax Claim Bureau does not certify title and the purchaser assumes all risk of title.

Anyone wishing to bid at an Upset or Judicial Sale must be registered with the Bureau by 2:45 pm Friday prior to the sale. No late registrations will be accepted on the day of the sale. NO REGISTRATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED VIA EMAIL AFTER 4:00 P.M.

Upset Sale

Usually held the 3rd Monday of September, this sale is also known as “Buyer Beware Sale” since the purchaser assumes all taxes, liens, judgments, and mortgages. This sale is advertised once 30-days prior to the auction in the Indiana Gazette, and Indiana Law Journal. Copies of list and Bidding Forms are available for $5.00.

Judicial Sale

Usually held the 1st Monday of May, this sale is also known as the “Free & Clear Sale” since the purchaser is not held liable for any taxes, liens, judgments, and mortgages in accordance with the Pennsylvania Real Estate Tax Sale Law. This sale is advertised once 30-days prior to the auction in the Indiana Gazette. Copies of list and Bidding Forms are available for $5.00.

Repository Sale

Not a public auction, bids are accepted in writing and reviewed by the County Commissioners the 4th Tuesday of each month. Listing is not advertised but is available in the Tax Claim Bureau. Properties updated after the Judicial Sale each year. Copies of list and Bidding Forms are available for $5.00