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Tax Claim



The Perry County Tax Claim Bureau collects PRIOR YEAR delinquent County, Municipal and School Real Estate Taxes.

All delinquent taxes are in the collection system as of February 1, interest is added the first of each month.  Payments will be accepted from 8:00 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. daily.  Call (717) 582-2131 ext. 4120 for current balance.  Acceptable payment methods are cash, money orders, cashier checks or online with a debit or credit card at, a convenience fee will be applied.  NO PERSONAL OR COMPANY CHECKS.  Current year taxes will be paid to the local tax collector or bank if paying school real estate taxes.  Unpaid County/Municipal per Capita Tax Bills will be turned over for collection on January 1st to J.P. Harris Associates, LLC.

Tax Certificate for delinquent tax status cost $10.00, payable to the Perry County Tax Claim Bureau.


On July 1, of the second year after the original tax bill was issued by the local tax collector, if still unpaid, the property will become eligible for Upset Tax Sale in September of the second delinquent year.  The owner will receive notice, the property will be posted and advertised in the Perry County Times, The News-Sun and the Duncannon Record in July.  The property will be subject to the additional costs associated with sale proceedings.  Payment in full or entering into a payment agreement will stay the sale.  Payment agreements can be made with 25% of the total amount due as down-payment, contact the office for further information.



Phone: 717-582-2131 Ext. 4120
Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday
Mailing Address:
Perry County Tax Claim Bureau
P.O. Box 37
New Bloomfield, PA  17068

Location- Veterans Memorial Building, 25 West Main Street, New Bloomfield, PA 17068



 To Be Announced

Registration Required

Perry County Commissioners Conference Room
25 West Main St.
New Bloomfield, PA  17068 



Date to be Announced 




            The Perry County Tax Claim Bureau will be accepting sealed bids on the sale of the herein-described property.  All bids must be received on or before 3:30 p.m. July 8, 2020.  The bids will be publicly opened at 10:00 a.m., in the Commissioners Conference Room of the Veterans Memorial Building in New Bloomfield on July 10, 2020.  All bidders must be present at the opening of the bids.  In the event of competing bids, an auction to the highest bidder will be performed.  Registration forms for the Private Sale are available on the Tax Claim Bureau website.  


  1. The property will be sold freed and cleared of all real estate tax claims and tax judgments.

This sale is conducted under the provisions of the Real Estate Tax Sale Law, Section 613(a) of Act No. 542, approved July 7, 1947, as amended.

 Parcel No. 230,096.00-033.000, 1385 Rock Hollow Road, Saville Township, West Perry School District.  Assessed Owner(s): George E. Gift, Sr. and Fay L. Gift.  Sale Price:  $31,000.00


Kristine A. Adkins
Tax Claim Bureau Director    or (717) 582-2131 ext 4120


2020 TAX COLLECTORS Public List.pdf2020 TAX COLLECTORS Public List
Private Sale Bid Form.pdfPrivate Sale Bid Form
Repository Properties - March 2020.pdfRepository Properties - March 2020
Sale Registration Forms.pdfSale Registration Forms