Tax Sale

The Tax Sale is held once a year on the fourth Monday of August at 10:00 A.M. The next sale will be held on August 22, 2016.

Interested parties can download our Tax Sale Guidelines. The recently passed revisions to the Tax Sale Statute will take effect with the properties sold at the 2016 sale. Guidelines for the 2016 sale will be issued in the Spring of 2016.

If you have any questions regarding the procedures and/or redemption of properties, please contact the Collector's Office at the number(s) listed in the contact box on the right.


Over-the-Counter Offerings

Bids will be opened on the first business day of each month from October 2015 through June 2016.

Please complete all applicable forms, sign and date them and have them notarized as required on the form(s). You will need a new signed registration for each month in which you place a bid. Send the completed forms to:

Clay County Collector
Attn: Susan Avery
1 Courthouse Square
Liberty, Missouri 64068

You can also email them to

contact us

Clay County Collector
Lydia McEvoy

Clay County Courthouse
1 Courthouse Square
Liberty, Missouri 64068

phone: (816) 407-3200
fax: (816) 407-3201


Clay County Courthouse Annex
1901 NE 48th St
Kansas City, Missouri 64118