Welcome to the County of Berks
Tax Sale Information
 Upset Tax Sale 
Friday, September 21, 2018 @ 9:30 a.m
Berks County Service Center
633 Court St., 2nd fl
Reading, PA 19601
1. If your property is listed for Tax Sale you should contact our office at 610-478-6625 to obtain the amount due to be removed from the Tax Sale
2. Payment must be made with certified check, cashier check, money order or cash
3. Payment must be made by Thursday,  September 20, 2018 at 4:45 p.m.
4. Please be advised the on-line credit card payment system will be shut down  Friday, September 14, 2018 - Saturday, September 22, 2018
Please be advised that this is an Upset Tax Sale NOT a free and clear tax sale. Every property sold will be conveyed under and subject to every recorded obligation, claim, lien, estate, mortgage, ground rent and Commonwealth tax lien in which said property may have or shall become charged or which it may become liable.
If you would like to attend the Upset Tax Sale, you will be required to register and secure an auction bid number.
Registration will be open from Thursday, August 16, 2018 through Friday, September 14, 2018
There is a $25.00 registration fee
You must come into our office to register for the Tax Sale.
Valid Photo Identification is required
Your auction bid number will allow access for one (1) person to attend the Tax Sale
If you register as a company, LLC, partnership, etc, you must provide a copy of your corporate documents
Please be advised there is limited seating, so registration will be on a first come first serve basis
No cash will be accepted to purchase a property. If you are the successful bidder, you must pay with certified funds or money order made payable to:
County of Berks 
Please click below for the Conditions to the Tax Sale:
**The properties located outside the City of Reading will be exposed first**
The Upset Bid Amount on the Tax Sale list will change at the Tax Claim Bureau's discretion