Collection of Delinquent Taxes & Property Sales

Collection of Delinquent Taxes

If you received a letter from the Legal Department or a summons and complaint for collection of delinquent property taxes you should pay the taxes as soon as possible.  

To avoid further litigation or sale of your property, you may pay your taxes at the following websites:

Property Sales

Typically, one delinquent property tax sale is held each year.  Information about the sale may be obtained from the Rutherford County Chancery Court.  

2020 Delinquent Tax Auction

The City of Murfreesboro is doing an ONLINE delinquent tax sale through GovEase this year collaboratively with Rutherford County.

Important dates include:

Open Registration Date – October 23rd at 10:00 AM (until Nov. 18th)

Open Pre-bidding Date – November 17th at 10:00 AM 

Live Online Auction Date -  November 19th at 10:00 AM

Pre-register online at  Bidders will need to pre-register and be approved prior to the sale date to bid. November 18th is the last day to register.  Bidders may sign-up for online training through GovEase under Help / Training Signup. Many other resources are available to help bidders learn more about the process under the “Help” tab on the GovEase site.