Delinquent real estate taxes not paid within 3 years will be referred to the County Counselor for foreclosure action, thus putting the property in jeopardy of being sold at a tax foreclosure auction.
Publication of Delinquent Real Estate Taxes
Real Estate taxes that are unpaid August 1st of the current year are published in the official county newspaper (as designated by the Board of County Commissioners) for 3 consecutive weeks in August in accordance with the provisions of K.S.A. 79-2301 to 79-2323a.
Publication of Delinquent Personal Property Taxes
Personal Property taxes that are unpaid October 1st of the current tax year are published in compliance with K.S.A. 19-547 for 3 consecutive weeks in October in the official county newspaper (as designated by the Board of County Commissioners).
Delinquent Tax Payment Program
The Morris County Treasurer has formally instituted a program whereby any taxpayer can sign up to make monthly payments on delinquent taxes. Come in to the Treasurer’s Office to sign the necessary papers.