The Texas Property Tax Code requires a person purchasing property at a tax foreclosure sale to present to the officer who conducts the sale a written statement from the County Tax Assessor-Collector that the purchaser does not owe any delinquent taxes in the county.
Download the Request for Written Statement form (PDF).
Please print the form and complete all blanks. The form must be notarized before it is sent to our office. The Texas Property Tax Code has established a $10 service fee for the preparation and issuance of this statement. Make sure to enclose/present the $10 payment (cash or certified funds only, no personal or business checks). Please present the form at least 5 business days prior to the sale.
Completed and notarized request forms along with payment can be mailed to:
Johnson County Tax Office
Attn: Tax Sale Written Statement
PO Box 75
Cleburne, TX 76033
Completed and notarized request forms along with payment can be hand-delivered to the main office located at 2 N Mill Street, Cleburne, TX 70633 during regular business hours.