Palo Alto County Tax Auctions (Iowa)

Search for Palo Alto County, IA tax auctions. A tax auction search provides information on upcoming tax sales, local tax auctions, unpaid property taxes, tax liens, foreclosures, property tax payments, property tax assessments, property appraisals, property assessment, parcel numbers, property tax payment plans, appealing a property tax assessment, property descriptions, property maps, foreclosure maps, auction procedures, tax auction regulations, and tax auction restrictions.


Town and City Halls in Palo Alto County, IA provide municipal services and preserve important documents, and they may be responsible for property taxes and tax auctions. In a tax auction, the town or city sells off properties that have unpaid property taxes, tax liens, and foreclosures. Town and City Halls keep records on property tax payments, real estate appraisals, parcel numbers, and Palo Alto County tax sales, and they may provide parcel searches or property maps to look up properties listed in a tax auction. They may also provide property descriptions, tax auction procedures, and restrictions on tax auction purchases. Tax auction information in Palo Alto County, Iowa is often available on the Town or City Hall website.

Ayrshire City Hall Ayrshire IA 1502 Silver Lake Avenue 50515 712-426-3510

Curlew Town Hall Curlew IA 209 Main St 50527 712-855-2448

Graettinger City Hall Graettinger IA 104 Cedar Avenue 51342 712-859-3742

Mallard City Hall Mallard IA 605 Inman Street 50562 712-425-3527

Ruthven City Hall Ruthven IA 1305 Gowrie Street 51358 712-837-5355

West Bend City Hall West Bend IA 301 S Broadway Ave 50597 515-887-2181


Clerk Offices in Palo Alto County, IA maintain public records for a county or local government, including records related to property taxes and tax auctions. In a tax auction, the government sells property with unpaid property taxes that is under a tax lien or in the foreclosure process. Clerk Offices have records on property tax payments, unpaid property taxes, property assessments, parcel numbers, and tax sales. Clerk Offices may also provide parcel searches or property maps to look up properties listed in a Palo Alto County tax auction, as part of their records on foreclosures and property tax auctions. This Palo Alto County tax auction information is often available on the Clerk Office website.

Palo Alto County Clerk Emmetsburg IA 1010 Broadway Street 50536 712-852-3603

Ruthven City Clerk Ruthven IA 1305 Gowrie Street 51358 712-837-5355


Sheriff Departments in Palo Alto County, IA are law enforcement agencies that conduct investigations, stop crimes, and enforce tax rulings, including tax liens and foreclosures. In some jurisdictions, they may play a role in tax auctions, which sell off real estate that has property tax debt. The Sheriff Department may keep records about unpaid property taxes, property tax liens, and any law enforcement actions related to a Palo Alto County foreclosure or a tax auction. The Sheriff Department may also be responsible for running Palo Alto County tax auctions, including publicizing upcoming tax auctions and carrying out the sales. Tax auction information in Palo Alto County, Iowa may be available on the Sheriff Department website.

Palo Alto County Sheriffs Office / Palo Alto County Jail Emmetsburg IA 2001 11th Street 50536 712-852-3535


Treasurer and Tax Collector Offices in Palo Alto County, IA collect taxes for a county or local government, including property taxes, and they also operate tax auctions. During a tax auction, the Palo Alto County municipality auctions off properties that have unpaid property taxes, both due to tax liens and the foreclosure process. Treasurers and Tax Collectors maintain records on property Palo Alto County tax payments, appraisal values, parcel numbers, and tax sales, and they may provide information on setting up a property tax payment plan or appealing a property tax assessment. Tax auction information, including upcoming tax sales, property descriptions, and auction information in Palo Alto County, Iowa, may be on the Treasurer and Tax Collector website.

Palo Alto County Treasurer's Office Emmetsburg IA 1010 Broadway Street 50536 712-852-2066