Tax Sale


The Woodbury County Treasurer is responsible for the administration of the Annual Tax Sale and must offer for sale per Iowa Code Chapter 446, parcels in which taxes have become delinquent.  The purpose of the tax sale is to collect unpaid taxes. The Annual Tax Sale takes place the 3rd Monday in June of each year.

Delinquent taxes on a parcel subject to sale will be advertised in June in an official county newspaper.

The tax sale is an on-line event to be held on June 20, 2022 @ 9:00am of this year. You may register for the sale (see terms and conditions of tax sale) and find the "OFFICIAL" listing of parcels  at around June 1st, 2022. The "official" listing of parcels will be updated daily on the website until the tax sale.

The investor is responsible for all research on parcels available for auction.

Please see below for Terms and Conditions of the 2022 Tax Sale.

Please see below for "UNOFFICIAL" parcel listing as of 5-26-22.

All tax payments made from June 1st thru June 17th must be in "certified funds" until Tax Sale.  Deadline to avoid the Tax Sale is 4:30pm on June 17th.  No on-line payments will be accepted at this time.

.If you need more information, please contact the Woodbury County Treasurer's Office at 712-279-6495-Option #2.