Tax Deed Sales

Tax Deed sales are administered by the Clerk's Office online at Tax Certificates are sold yearly by the Tax Collector on properties with delinquent taxes. Upon request of the certificate holder for a tax deed sale, the certificate is forwarded to the Clerk and a Tax Deed Sale is held. The highest bidder will be issued a Tax Deed on the property. For additional information on Tax Deed sales, please see the Frequently Asked Questions provided below or visit our online tax deed auction website,

Tax Deed Sales Frequently Asked Questions

Tax Deed Sales Resources
Recording Office Location
Lake County Courthouse (CH)
550 W. Main St., North Wing, 3rd Floor
Tavares, FL 32778
Phone: (352) 253-2600
Fax: (352) 253-2616


MLK Day Holiday Closure
Posted: 1/7/2021

All offices of the Lake County Clerk of the Circuit Court and Comptroller will be closed on Monday, Jan. 18 in observance of the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. 

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VAB - Notice of Public Hearings
Posted: 12/17/2020

Hearing Dates:

  • October 15, 2020
  • October 23, 2020
  • November 3, 2020
  • November 16, 2020
  • November 19, 2020
  • November 20, 2020
  • December 1, 2020
  • January 19, 2021
  • January 28, 2021

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