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 Delinquent Property Taxes

NOTICE TO BRACKEN COUNTY TAXPAYERS

 

Rae Jean Poe, Bracken County Clerk pursuant to KRS 424.130, announces that the 2016 Delinquent Real Property Tax Bills (Certificates of Delinquency) will be published in The Bracken County News on Wednesday July 5, 2017. The list of Certificates of Delinquency is also available for public inspection during the hours of Mon, Tues, and Thurs 8-4; Wed and Sat 8-12; and Fri 8-5 at the County Clerk's office located at 116 W. Miami Street, Brooksville, KY.

The tax sale will be held on Tuesday August 8, 2017 beginning at 9:00 AM. All interested participants must register with the County Clerk's office by the close of business on Monday, July 31, 2017. A non-refundable fee of $10.00 for each bill or maximum of $250.00 is required at the time of registration. The sale will be conducted in a manner similar to a professional sports draft in accordance with the provisions House Bill 262 enacted by the 2010 General Assembly. The following methods of payment will be accepted by the Clerk's office from third party purchasers- cash, check(company checks will be accepted), and credit/debit cards. Taxpayers can continue to pay their delinquent tax bills to the County Clerk's office anytime prior to the tax sale. Please Note: All payments must be received in the County Clerk's office prior to the tax sale date listed in this advertisement. Payments received after the tax sale has been conducted will be returned without exception. Some delinquencies - although they have been advertised - will be excluded from the tax sale in accordance with the provisions of KRS 134.504(10)(b). If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the County Clerk's office at 606-735-2952. 
 
All participants, including any holders of prior year certificates (holding 
LESS than 3 tax bills) who wish to purchase current year certificates for the same property, MUST submit their list to the Clerk by submit their list to the Clerk by submit their list to the Clerk by submit their list to the Clerk by Tuesday August 8, 2017.

 
Please attach a list of each priority certificate of delinquency you intend to purchase with your "Delinquent Tax Sale Registration Form" (provided below). For each certificate, please provide the following information: (1) Current Year's tax bill number; (2) Taxpayer name; (3) Amount due on current certificate of delinquency; (4) Tax bill number and tax year of the prior year certificate of delinquency you already hold; (5) LSFT Book and page number of the prior year certificate of delinquency you already hold; (6) County account/parcel number (if applicable). Please attach a list of each current certificate of delinquency you intend to purchase at the sale
with your "Delinquent Tax Sale Registration Form" (provided below). For each certificate please provide the following information: (1) Tax bill number; (2) Taxpayer name; (3) Amount due on the certificate of delinquency; (4) County account/parcel number (if applicable). 
 
Any questions may be directed to: the Bracken County Clerk's office at (606) 735-2952.

For more information regarding tax sales and procedures click this blue link (you will be redirected) 

  
  
  
2017 DT LIST JULY.pdf2017 DT LIST JULYRae J Poe
2017 Registration Process for Third Party Purchasers.pdf2017 Registration Process for Third Party PurchasersRae J Poe
Delinquent Tax Registration Forms.pdfDelinquent Tax Registration FormsRae J Poe
INSTRUCTIONS FOR APPLICATION OF REGISTRATION TO PURCHASE.pdfINSTRUCTIONS FOR APPLICATION OF REGISTRATION TO PURCHASERae J Poe