|Primary Sale Type:||Tax Lien Certificate|
|Secondary Type(s):||OTC Lien|
|Sale Date(s):||Varies: set by taxing jurisdiction|
|Bid Type:||Premium Bidding|
|Rate of Return:||10% per annum, plus 2% penalty upon redemption|
|Redemption Period:||3 years from date of sale|
|Statute Section(s):||Montana Code Annotated, Title 15, Chapter 17, "Tax Sales,"and Chapter 18, "Ownership Interests in Land Sold for Taxes."|
The two most populous areas in Montana are Yellowstone (144,000+) and Missoula (108,000+) County.
Montana is classified as a Tax Lien Certificate state. Sales are conducted through the local treasurer and are typically held annually or else the county may only offer parcels as OTC Liens.
Auction Process / Redemption:
|Resource||Description||Instructions and Additional Information|
|Montana Association of Counties||Contact information for all 56 County Treasurers (and other county offices including the Clerk & Recorder) and county websites, if such exists.||NA|
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