In accordance with Chapter 140 of the Revised Statutes of Missouri (RSMo), a Tax Certificate Sale will be held on August 26th, 2013 in Room 116 of the St. Charles County Administration Building, located at 201 North Second Street, St. Charles, Missouri, with opening comments at 10am CDST.
Anyone wishing to bid at the sale must make a Statement of NonDelinquency aka an Application for Bidding at Tax Certificate Sale. Pre-registration can be completed by executing the online form. A notary is available in the Collector's Office from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday thru Friday to notarize the statement/application free of charge. (The application must be signed in the presence of a notary.) Verification of no delinquencies will be made. Bidder paddles will be issued on the day of the sale.
Any non-resident and/or business wishing to bid at the sale must execute a Designation of Resident Agent and the resident agent must execute an Agent Appointment Acceptance.
After the statutory period of redemption has passed, the holder of a Tax Certificate may call for a Collector's Deed. The requirements of Chapter 140 RSMo must be fulfilled before a Deed will be issued. The Certificate of Purchase must be surrendered to the Collector's Office and an executed Certificate of Value and an executed Affidavit of Notification must also be submitted. In addition, the Recording Fee of approximately $34 must also be remitted in Cash to the Collector's Office when the Deed is called for.
To make a Request for Redemption amount, contact the Collector's Office.