Tim York, Marshall County Clerk pursuant to KRS 424.130, announces that the 2015 Delinquent Real Property Tax Bills (Certificates of Delinquency) will be published in the Marshall County Tribune-Courier on June 28, 2016. The list of Certificates of Delinquency is also available for public inspection during the hours of 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM at the County Clerk's office located at 1101 Main Street, Benton, KY 42025. This list may also be inspected on the Marshall County website, begining June 28th.

The tax sale will be held on July 18, 2016 beginning at 10:00 AM. All interested participants must register with the County Clerk's office by the close of business on June 14, 2016. Please contact the County Clerk's office if you need additional information about the tax sale registration process or the required registration fee. Taxpayers can continue to pay their delinquent tax bills to the County Clerk's office anytime prior to the tax sale. Please note: All payments must be received in the County Clerk's office prior to the tax sale date listed in this advertisement. Payments received after the tax sale has been conducted, for bills that were purchesed, will be returned without exception.

Some delinquencies - although they have been advertised - will be excluded from the tax sale in accordance with the provisions of KRS 134.504(10)(b). If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the County Clerk's office at 270-527-4746.