DELINQUENT TAX SALE
COLLETON COUNTY, SOUTH CAROLINA
BY VIRTUE OF EXECUTIONS issued by the Colleton County Treasurer, pursuant to S.C. Code Section 12-45-180, she has directed the Colleton County Tax Collector, to levy the Executions by distress and sell certain pieces and parcels of the defaulting tax payer’s estate in his jurisdiction in order to collect the delinquent taxes, assessments, penalties and costs due. The listed properties are delinquent for the tax year 2018, and any prior years, and are shown in alphabetical order by name of owner.
Location: Dogwood Hills Country Club
1 Dogwood Hills
Walterboro, SC 29488
Date: Thursday, December 12, 2019
Bidder Registration Begins: 9:00 a.m.
Auction Begins: 10:00 a.m.
To avoid the auction of your property, taxes must be paid BEFORE 5:00 p.m., Wednesday, December 11, 2019. Acceptable methods of payment are cash, cashier’s check, money orders, credit/debit cards or electronic transfer. No personal or business checks will be accepted.
The opening bid shall contain the delinquent taxes for the year 2018 and prior years. Any properties listed are subject to be removed from sale for reasons applied by law.
TERMS OF SALE
The property duly advertised must be sold, by the person officially charged with the collection of delinquent taxes, at public auction at the courthouse or other convenient place within the county, if designated and advertised, on the advertised date for legal tender payable in full by cash, cashier's check, certified check, or money order on the date of the sale. If the defaulting taxpayer or the grantee of record of the property has more than one item advertised to be sold, as soon as sufficient funds have been accrued to cover all of the delinquent taxes, assessments, penalties, and costs, further items must not be sold.
If the official in charge of the tax sale discovers before a tax title has passed that there is a failure of any action required to be properly performed, the official may void the tax sale and refund the amount paid, plus interest in the amount actually earned by the county on the amount refunded, to the successful bidder. If the full amount of the taxes, assessments, penalties, and costs have not been paid, the property must be brought to tax sale as soon as practicable.
By Virtue of authority and certain tax executions issued to Tax Collector for Colleton County by Treasurer; have levied upon and will sell certain properties of defaulting taxpayers to satisfy their debt to Colleton County for delinquent taxes, cost and penalties; sufficient property of the below described map parcel and name of defaulting taxpayer and current owner will be sold to the highest bidder for cash or certified/cashier's check, money order, or wire transfer with immediate compliance exacted at the Dogwood Hills Golf Course located at 1 Dogwood Lane, Walterboro, SC beginning December 12, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. and continuing until all properties scheduled for sale are sold. The officer charged with the duty to sell real property and mobile or manufactured housing for nonpayment of ad valorem property taxes shall submit a bid on behalf of the Forfeited Land Commission equal to the amount of all unpaid property taxes, penalties, assessments including, but not limited to, assessments owed to a special taxing district established pursuant to Section 4-9-30, Chapter 19, Title 4. The tax sale is in compliance with the S.C. Code of Laws. Non-payment of taxes will result in the properties listed below being sold for delinquent tax years 2018 and prior years along with tax year 2019 taxes. Also, if the property is sold at the tax sale, the successful bidder will have to pay any outstanding county liens, deed prep and mobile home bill of sale fees.Real property parcels are listed first followed by mobile home parcels.
Final list is subject to change. As delinquent property taxes are paid, they will be removed from the official tax sale auction list.