Tax Sale

Tax Sale Information

NEW PROCEDURES:  The Frederick County Tax sale is now an internet-based auction using the high bid premium method and will be held on the second Monday in  May. The tax sale properties are advertised in a local newspaper and on our website approximately 30 days preceding the tax sale.

  1. Registration
  2. Assignment Sale
  3. Legal Proceedings


All bidders must register online at Pre-registration of bidders is required. Bidder registration opens on April 1 and closes at 4 pm local time on April 28. A non-refundable registration fee is required. Payment for tax sale purchases will be made in the same manner and is due by 4 p.m. local time the day of the tax sale auction. As the sale is now online, please be sure to review all of the information available at

  1. Current Tax Sale Listing
  2. Bidder Info & Registration
  3. Historical Tax Sale Results
  4. Excess Tax Sale Proceeds