Treasurer and Tax Collector

Los Angeles County
Treasurer and Tax Collector
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2014A Tax Sale - General Information

 

The County of Los Angeles Treasurer and Tax Collector sells properties located in Los Angeles County for which property taxes have not been paid for 3 years or more for non-residential properties and 5 or more years for residential properties. The Public Auctions are open to the public.

AUCTION INFORMATION

Date of Auction: October 20 and 21, 2014
Time: 9:00 a.m.
Auction Site: Los Angeles County Fairplex - Building 5
1101 West McKinley Avenue
Pomona, California 91768
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Contact Number: (213) 974-2045


AUCTION REQUIREMENTS

  • Read Terms and Conditions for a complete list of requirements
  • Only cash, cashier's check, or bank-issued money order
  • All Checks must be payable to the Los Angeles County Tax Collector
  • NO personal checks, business checks, two-party checks or checks payable to other than the Los Angeles County Tax Collector
  • Must pre-register
  • No registration at the auction
  • Bids of $5,000 or less must be paid in full at the time of purchase
  • Bids $5,001 to $50,000 require a $5,000 deposit per property
  • Bids over $50,001, require 10% deposit of the purchase price per property
  • All sales are FINAL
  • Must conduct your own investigation

REGISTRATION INFORMATION

Date of Registration: September 15, 2014 through October 3, 2014
Time: Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Registration Location: Treasurer and Tax Collector
Tax Defaulted Land Section
225 North Hill Street, Room 130
Los Angeles, California 90012
Contact Number: (213) 974-2040


REGISTRATION REQUIREMENTS

  • Registration closes at 5:00 p.m. on October 3, 2014
  • Must register IN PERSON at the registration location
  • $5,000 registration deposit required
  • Only cash, cashier's check, or bank-issued money order
  • All Checks must be payable to the Los Angeles County Tax Collector
  • NO personal checks, business checks, two-party checks or checks payable to other than the Los Angeles County Tax Collector
  • Unused registration deposit will be refunded by mail within 30 calendar days from the date of the sale
  • NO refunds will be issued at the auction
  • Only valid photo identification will be accepted (i.e., driver’s license, military ID card, Mexican Matriculate Consular, passport, California ID card)
  • NO expired identification cards/documents will be accepted
  • Persons registering/vesting and bidding/purchasing for someone not present, must show notarized power of attorney for each person being represented
  • Person(s) registering/vesting and bidding/purchasing in the name of a TRUST must provide notarized documentation from the Trust that gives him or her authority to represent the TRUST.
  • Person(s) registering/vesting and bidding/purchasing as a public agency, a company, a corporation or a partnership must provide a NOTARIZED COPY of documentation that gives him or her authority to register/vest and bid/purchase on behalf of the entity.
    • Public agencies must provide a certified order from the governing Board to give a person authority to represent the agency.
    • Corporations and LLCs must provide Articles of Incorporation and a notarized order by authorized members of the Board of Directors to give a person authority to represent the corporation.
  • No changes in vesting accepted after the registration process is completed
  • All registered bidders must disclose if they own any properties in the auction that are in bankruptcy and/or have any tax defaulted properties in Los Angeles County. A listing of such properties is required.
  • Replacement bidder cards may be issued for a fee of $10.00 each; valid identification will be required.
  • See Terms and Conditions for a complete list of requirements

AUCTION TRUST ACCOUNT INFORMATION

Dates to Open Trust Account: September 15, 2014 through October 17, 2014
Time: Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Location: Treasurer and Tax Collector
Tax Defaulted Land Section
225 North Hill Street, Room 130
Los Angeles, California 90012
Contact Number: (213) 974-2040


AUCTION TRUST ACCOUNT REQUIREMENTS

  • Minimum of $5,000, ( in addition to the $5,000 registration deposit)
  • Only cash, cashier’s checks, and bank-issued money orders will be accepted
  • Checks must be payable to the Los Angeles County Tax Collector
  • No personal checks, business checks, two-party checks or checks payable to other than the Los Angeles County Tax Collector
  • Unused monies in the Auction Trust Account will be refunded by mail within 30 calendar days from the date of the sale.
  • NO refunds will be issued at the auction
  • See Terms and Conditions for a complete list of requirements

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