Earl K. Wood
Orange County Tax Collector
200 South Orange Avenue, Suite 1500
Orlando, Florida, 32801
Orange County Tax Certificate Sale 2010
The annual Tax Certificate Sale for prior year delinquent taxes will be held via the Internet on
Monday, May 31. The sale will start at 9:00 a.m. and will run until approximately 4:00 p.m.
Please visit the Orange County Tax Collector’s bidding site www.orangetaxsale.com for
details. Although you may register any time from May 17, 2010 through the end of the sale,
you are advised to register and bid well in advance of the sale date, since the sale will proceed
at a fast pace. All deposits and payments will be made by electronic funds transfer. Bidders are
required to complete a W-9 form. The information obtained from the W-9 form will be reported
to the IRS on the year-end 1099INT statement.
The delinquent list will be published three consecutive Mondays, beginning May 17, 2010 by the
Orlando Sentinel. The other dates are May 24, and May 31, 2010. On May 17, 2010, the
delinquent accounts will be posted to the Tax Collector's web site www.octaxcol.com and to the
www.orangetaxsale.com site. The delinquent information will be updated periodically until the
Not all of the items printed in the newspaper will be sold, due to late payments received after the
list was prepared for publication. Revenue from the sale pays the ad valorem property taxes/non
ad valorem assessments, interest, and costs and charges related to the sale.
The Tax Collector requires a minimum deposit of $1,000 or 10% of intended purchases,
whichever is greater, to be posted through the auction web site.
There will be computers with bid site access available at the Tax Collector’s office for those
bidders without other access to computers. Use of these computers will be by appointment only.
Please call 407-836-2778 to schedule a session.
The advertising list will include the amount of taxes due, as well as interest and the cost of