Tax-delinquent land sale scheduled for Jefferson County

A public auction for the sale of tax-delinquent land in Jefferson County will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, May 7, at the Arts and Science Center for Southeast Arkansas Simmons Room.

Registration will begin at 9:30 a.m.

The Commissioner of State Lands Office provides a Catalog of Tax Delinquent Lands, which contains the rules and regulations governing the sales. The catalog also includes dates, times, location and pertinent information regarding the parcels being offered. It is available by calling (501) 324-9422 or may be viewed on the Commissioner’s website at

Owners of property sold at auction have 30 days to redeem the property following the sale. They may call the Land Office at (501) 324-9422 to request a Petition to Redeem, or they may come by Room 109 of the State Capitol in Little Rock.