Delinquent Tax Collector
111 Law Range Street
Saluda, South Carolina 29138
Phone No: 864-445-4500 ext #2209
Fax No: 864-445-4503
Office Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Monday - Friday
Payment Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday - Friday
For your convenience, a payment box is located outside the front door of the office.
All DELINQUENT LAND/HOME/MOBILE HOME/BPP payments will be taken at the Delinquent Tax Collector’s office located at 111 Law Range St., Saluda, SC 29138.
Payments will be accepted Mon-Fri from 8:30 am-4:30 pm by credit card, debit card, cashier's check, cash, or money order. All credit and debit card transactions are subject to a fee of 2.35% of the total.
2021 and older Mobile Home and Business Personal tax notices can no longer be made at a county office. These must be paid through American Financial Credit Services.
If you have any questions regarding delinquent payments, please call the
Delinquent Tax Collector at 864-445-4500, press # then 2209.
**All vehicle, boat, and motor payments will continue to be taken at the Treasurer’s office inside the courthouse in Suite 5.
2023 Delinquent Tax Sale
Tuesday, November 7th at 10:00am
ADVERTISEMENT/PROPERTY LIST: The delinquent property list will be published in the “Saluda Standard Sentinel,” “Twin City News,” and on this webpage for three weeks prior to the sale. There will also be an updated list posted only to this webpage on the Monday before the sale (November 6th).
***Please read this carefully***
Bidders can register from Monday, October 2nd until Friday, November 3rd at the Saluda County Delinquent Tax Collector’s office (111 Law Range St, Saluda, SC 29138) between the hours of 8:30am and 4:30pm only. Bidder must provide Social Security card, valid driver’s license, and correct mailing information. If you are a company and have someone bidding on your behalf, we will need a completed W-9 with a statement of authorization from the bidder. You may also register via email to firstname.lastname@example.org during the same timeline listed above. Email the office and I will send the appropriate paper work for you to complete and get back to me before the deadline. If I don’t receive it before Friday, November 3rd, you will not be allowed to participate in the tax sale.
**No one will be allowed to sign up to bid after the November 3rd deadline.
**No bidders will be registered on the day of the sale!
TERMS: Bidder must be present to participate in tax sale. Any bid amount must be paid in CASH or CERTIFIED FUNDS by 4:30pm on the day of the sale, November 7, 2023 at the Tax Collector’s office. Bidder information (excluding Social Security number) is public knowledge when requested. If the successful bidder fails to pay by the 4:30pm deadline, a $500 penalty per bid will be applied. The Delinquent Tax Collector’s office will open to begin collecting the final bids, 30 minutes after the conclusion of the Tax Sale. Should the tax sale of the property have to be voided during the one-year redemption period, the successful bidder will be refunded the bid amount and only the actual interest earned by the county per South Carolina Code of Laws Section 12-51-150.