Even in the best of times, knowing how to protect tax lien interests requires work. Many who invest in tax liens and tax deeds do so in multiple jurisdictions or in multiple locations within a state. But the tax sale laws vary from one state to another, and the tax sale process can vary within a state. Add to the mix the upheaval caused by the COVID-19 pandemic and the legislative and other governmental efforts to assuage its economic effects and a complicated endeavor has become even more difficult to manage.
Today, protecting tax lien interests requires extra diligence and adjusting to various changes. Identifying changes to legislation and tax sale processes is always critical but even more so with the quickly issued pandemic relief laws and their trickle-down effect on the tax sale process and tax lien investments generally.