Shelby County Tax Auctions (Iowa)

Search for Shelby 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 Shelby 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 Shelby 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 Shelby County, Iowa is often available on the Town or City Hall website.

Defiance City Hall Defiance IA 206 Main Avenue 51527 712-748-3431

Elk Horn Town Hall Elk Horn IA 4212 Main Street 51531 712-764-5512

Harlan City Hall Harlan IA 711 Durant Street 51537 712-755-5137

Irwin Town Hall Irwin IA 504 Ann Street 51446 712-782-3333

Shelby City Hall Shelby IA 419 East Street 51570 712-544-2404


Clerk Offices in Shelby 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 Shelby County tax auction, as part of their records on foreclosures and property tax auctions. This Shelby County tax auction information is often available on the Clerk Office website.

Earling City Clerk Office Earling IA 117 Main Street 51530 712-747-2181

Elk Horn City Clerk Elk Horn IA 2027 Washington Street 51531 712-764-5514

Shelby County Clerk of Court Harlan IA 612 Court Street 51537 712-755-5543


Sheriff Departments in Shelby 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 Shelby County foreclosure or a tax auction. The Sheriff Department may also be responsible for running Shelby County tax auctions, including publicizing upcoming tax auctions and carrying out the sales. Tax auction information in Shelby County, Iowa may be available on the Sheriff Department website.

Shelby County Sheriffs Office / Shelby County Jail Harlan IA 1104 9th Street 51537 712-755-5026