Dauphin County Administration Building
2 South Second Street
Harrisburg, PA 17101
Phone: (717) 780-6125
Hours: Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM. Payments accepted until 4:00 PM
All Tax Assessment and Tax Claim Bureau information continues to be available at https://www.dauphincounty.org/services/property_and_taxes/index.php.THE TAX CLAIM BUREAU IS NO LONGER ACCEPTING CASH PAYMENTS.
ACCEPTED FORMS OF PAYMENT INCLUDE: CASHIERS CHECK, MONEY ORDER, CREDIT CARDS (2.5% FEE), AND VISA DEBIT ($3.95 FEE).
Personal and business checks accepted for a limited time.
Photo ID required for credit card and debit payments.
UPSET 2020 TAX SALE WILL BE HELD ONLINE DECEMBER 14, 2020
BEGINNING AT 8:30 AM
- THE AUCTION WILL BE CLOSED AT 12:00 PM.
- THE WEBSITE HOSTING THE AUCTION IS WWW.LANERYANAUCTIONS.COM.
- REGISTRATION WILL BE HELD FROM NOVEMBER 25, 2020 TO DECEMBER 9, 2020 ON WWW.LANERYANAUCTIONS.COM
- A CREDIT CARD AND PHOTO ID ARE REQUIRED FOR REGISTRATION
- NO PERSON WITH DELINQUENT REAL PROPERTY TAX MAY REGISTER TO BID AT THE SALE
- THE BUREAU WILL SCREEN BIDDERS FOR DELINQUENT TAX
- SEE LINK BELOW FOR SUPPLEMENTAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF THE SALE
- UPSET 2020 SALE LIST
PAYMENT OF 2018 TAX TO REMOVE A PROPERTY FROM THE 2020 UPSET TAX SALE
MUST BE RECEIVED BY THE TAX CLAIM BUREAU
BEFORE 4 PM ON FRIDAY, DECEMBER 11, 2020
NO PAYMENTS WILL BE ACCEPTED THE DAY OF THE SALE
- METHODS OF PAYMENT ACCEPTED ARE CERTIFIED CHECK, MONEY ORDER, VISA DEBIT ($3.95 FEE) OR CREDIT CARD (2.5%)
- NO CASH WILL BE ACCEPTED
2020 Upset Spanish Supplemental Terms-Cond public
THE REPOSITORY AUCTION WILL BE CLOSED UNTIL 2021.
FURTHER INFORMATION WILL BE POSTED IN JANUARY 2021.
If you need to submit payments, there is a drop box outside, to the left of the main entrance of the building.
A tax certification is an official document produced on Tax Claim Bureau letterhead stating whether there are or are not delinquent real estate taxes due on a parcel.
A tax claim statement accompanies this document, which reflects the amount of delinquent taxes owed on that parcel as of the certificate date. If no delinquent taxes are due, the claim statement will reflect that information.
The cost for a tax certification is $15 per parcel.
Tax Sale Abstract
A Tax Sale Abstract is an official document produced by the Tax Claim Bureau after the tax sale of a parcel. An abstract includes the date and type of sale, owners name(s), sale notice dates and type of service, posting and advertisement dates and the purchasers name(s).
An Upset Sale Abstract provides information regarding the notification and type of service to owner(s) and co-owner(s).
A Judicial Sale Abstract provides the same information as the Upset Sale Abstract, as well as lien holder(s) and type of service of sale notification.
A Repository Sale Abstract provides the same information as Judicial Sale Abstracts.
The cost for a tax sale abstract is $25 per parcel, per sale.
INTEREST CANNOT BE ADJUSTED FOR OVER THE PHONE OR ONLINE CREDIT CARD/DEBIT PAYMENTS DURING THE INTEREST-FREE GRACE PERIOD.
THERE WILL BE NO REFUNDS IF PAID OVER THE PHONE OR ONLINE CREDIT OR DEBIT
2018-2019 Real Property Tax for Steelton-Highspire School District will be collected by Portnoff Law Associates – this includes districts 30, 57, 58, 59, 60, and 61.
2018-2019 Real Property Tax for Steelton Borough will be collected by Portnoff Law Associates – this includes districts 57, 58, 59, 60, and 61.
FOR INFORMATION REGARDING PORTNOFF COLLECTIONS PLEASE CONTACT THEM AT 866-211-9466.
EFFECTED IMMEDIATELY THE MINIMUM BID REQUIREMENT AMOUNT FOR REPOSITORY AND JUDICIAL SALES WILL BE INCREASED TO $1,000.00
Delinquent Tax File
Tax District Numbers
Steelton-Highspire School District delinquent real property tax is collected by Portnoff Law Associates beginning with the 2018 tax