Tax Sale/Certificate Sale

Porter County Commissioners’ 2020 Certificate Sale: March 5 

The 2020 Commissioner Certificate will take place at 10 a.m. on Thursday, March 5 in the Porter County Administration Center, 155 Indiana Avenue, Valparaiso.

The Certificate Sale consists of the parcels that did not sell at the fall, 2019 tax sale.

To view the legal notice that lists all eligible parcels for the sale: Certificate Sale legal notice

Important note: The legal notice contains the parcels originally eligible for the sale. Parcels may be removed from the sale list up through the day of the sale.

Winning bidders are strongly encouraged to review their noticing and other requirements. These requirements are outlined in a "Lien Buyer Handout" prepared by the vendor who conducts the tax and certificate sales, SRI Incorporated of Indianapolis. View the handout: Lien Buyer Handout (PDF)

View a "Frequently Asked Questions" handout about Tax Sales prepared by SRI: FAQ Tax Sales (PDF)

View a "Frequently Asked Questions" handout about Certificate Sales prepared by SRI: FAQ (PDF)

To view other information about the Porter County tax sale and tax sales in general, go to the SRI webpage.