Excess Proceeds

Excess proceeds from the sale of tax-defaulted property is defined as any amount that is over the minimum bid price. Parties having an ownership or lien holder interest in the property at the time the property is sold at tax sale have a right to file a claim for any excess proceeds that remain. Details of any excess proceeds from properties sold at a tax sale are available in the Chancery Court Clerk’s office.

More Information

For additional information, please contact the Chancery Court Clerk's office.

** Employees or relatives of employees of the Shelby County Trustee's Office are not eligible to bid on properties in tax sale.