The Clerk of the Circuit Court is statutorily responsible for conducting Tax Deed Sales and issuing a Tax Deed in the name of the County to the successful high bidder at a sale.
Tax Deed Sales and the issuance of Tax Deeds are governed by Chapter 197, Florida Statutes.
The procedure involves a Tax Certificate Holder applying for a Tax Deed through the Tax Collector. (Tax Certificates are sold to collect delinquent taxes).
There is no case filed in court and no court order is issued for the Clerk to conduct a Tax Deed Sale.
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All properties sold at a tax deed sale qualify under “buyer beware”. The purchase of a Tax Deed does not warrant or guarantee clear and marketable title. The Owner and Encumbrance Report received by Gulf County Clerk of Court is only a brief record search for general information purposes.
Current Tax Deed Sales
All tax deed sales occur at 11:00 AM EST.