The collection of real estate taxes for properties located in Hillsborough California is a major priority for the San Mateo County California tax collector. Hillsborough California real estate property taxes help fund local services such as public education, police protection and medical services.
Delinquent property taxes on property located in Hillsborough California create a serious cash-flow problem for the municipal. If the county is unable to collect real estate property taxes, they are also unable to fund important government services like police protection, public schooling, and emergency medical services.
In an effort to recover lost tax revenue, tax delinquent property located in Hillsborough California is sold at the San Mateo County tax sale. The property is sold to the successful bidder (state laws differ), though often it is sold for the amount of unpaid taxes.
Successful bidders at the San Mateo County California tax deed sale receive an California tax deed. The sale vests in the purchaser all right, title and interest of San Mateo County in the property, including all delinquent taxes which have become a lien since issuance of California tax deed.
Everyone is happy, San Mateo County California recovers lost tax revenue, the purchaser acquires title to the tax delinquent property free and clear of all liens (including mortgages) created prior to the tax sale.
As with any investment, there is always an element of risk. Even if the tax sale process is written into California law, mandated by California law, and regulated by California law, there is still a chance of purchasers incurring substantial loss. It is recommended that anyone considering buying a tax lien or tax foreclosure property consult properly licensed legal and accounting professionals.
Below you will find a collection of the latest user questions and comments relating to Tax Deeds on tax-delinquent property located in Hillsborough California.
The following is a list of counties located in the state of California. Tax Deeds for properties located in the following counties are sold at California county tax sales.
Learn more about each county's individual tax sale process by clicking on the name of the county for which you are interested from the list below:
|County / Municipality:||Population:|
|Alameda County, CA||1,443,741|
|Alpine County, CA||1,208|
|Amador County, CA||35,100|
|Butte County, CA||203,171|
|Calaveras County, CA||40,554|
|Colusa County, CA||18,804|
|Contra Costa County, CA||948,816|
|Del Norte County, CA||27,507|
|El Dorado County, CA||156,299|
|Fresno County, CA||799,407|
|Glenn County, CA||26,453|
|Humboldt County, CA||126,518|
|Imperial County, CA||142,361|
|Inyo County, CA||17,945|
|Kern County, CA||661,645|
|Kings County, CA||129,461|
|Lake County, CA||58,309|
|Lassen County, CA||33,828|
|Los Angeles County, CA||9,519,338|
|Madera County, CA||123,109|
|Marin County, CA||247,289|
|Mariposa County, CA||17,130|
|Mendocino County, CA||86,265|
|Merced County, CA||210,554|
|Modoc County, CA||9,449|
|Mono County, CA||12,853|
|Monterey County, CA||401,762|
|Napa County, CA||124,279|
|Nevada County, CA||92,033|
|Orange County, CA||2,846,289|
|Placer County, CA||248,399|
|Plumas County, CA||20,824|
|Riverside County, CA||1,545,387|
|Sacramento County, CA||1,223,499|
|San Benito County, CA||53,234|
|San Bernardino County, CA||1,709,434|
|San Diego County, CA||2,813,833|
|San Francisco County, CA||776,733|
|San Joaquin County, CA||563,598|
|San Luis Obispo County, CA||246,681|
|San Mateo County, CA||707,161|
|Santa Barbara County, CA||399,347|
|Santa Clara County, CA||1,682,585|
|Santa Cruz County, CA||255,602|
|Shasta County, CA||163,256|
|Sierra County, CA||3,555|
|Siskiyou County, CA||44,301|
|Solano County, CA||394,542|
|Sonoma County, CA||458,614|
|Stanislaus County, CA||446,997|
|Sutter County, CA||78,930|
|Tehama County, CA||56,039|
|Trinity County, CA||13,022|
|Tulare County, CA||368,021|
|Tuolumne County, CA||54,501|
|Ventura County, CA||753,197|
|Yolo County, CA||168,660|
|Yuba County, CA||60,219|
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