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Clark County Auditor John S. Federer announced that the 2020 Clark County Dog Tags will go on sale beginning December 1, 2019 through January 31, 2020.  Again this year, three-year or permanent (lifetime of dog) licenses are available for dog(s) in addition to the traditional one-year license. The new fee schedule for 2020 is:  one-year tag is $22.00, $66.00 for the three-year tag, and the permanent tag is $220.00.


“Please consider taking advantage of the convenient, hassle-free option of purchasing or renewing dog tags on-line AND be sure to upload a picture of your dog” said Auditor Federer.  “Remember that licensing is so important in helping to reunite lost pets with their owners.”  Simply access the Auditor’s website at www.clarkcountyauditor.org and then click on “2020 Dog License”.  You will then be directed to a link to complete either a new or renewal registration and purchase your tag(s) via a secure site.


Owners may also mail in their application, along with the proper fee and a self-addressed stamped envelope to:  John S. Federer, Clark County Auditor, P. O. Box 1325, Springfield 45501-1325 or they may purchase their tags in person at the Clark County Auditor’s Office temporary location at The Bushnell Building, 14 E. Main St., 3rd Floor, Springfield or at other remote locations.  Please see the Auditor’s website for a listing of locations.


All dogs over three months old and that have been owned for more than 30 days are required to be licensed per the State of Ohio.  Tags purchased after January 31, 2020 will be subject to a $22.00 penalty per tag.  Therefore, please purchase your tag(s) prior to January 31, 2020.


Clark County Auditor, John S. Federer, announced today that his office will be sending out the first of three waves of mailers to property owners soon which will contain important information about property value and the 2019 Property Reappraisal.  “As your County Auditor, I am required by Ohio law to reappraise real property at its estimated fair market value once every six years” explained Mr. Federer.  “This notice will outline the reappraisal process, address many frequently asked questions, and show property owners the tentative 2019 market value which has been determined for their properties.”  The first wave is scheduled to be mailed on September 6th followed by a second on September 13th and the final mailing will be on September 30th.  “Please don’t disregard this as junk mail,” urged Mr. Federer.  “It’s extremely important that you review the information contained in this notification.  The reappraisal of property for tax purposes is an important and sensitive issue.  I want to assure you that every effort has been made to ensure that fair and accurate values have been placed on your property.”


After reviewing the information, should property owners have questions or concerns they may call the Auditor’s Office for an appointment to discuss their tentative values with a staff member.  These appointments will be made during the Open Book Period from September 23rd to October 2nd.  Those property owners requesting an appointment will be asked to provide supportive documentation.


The Auditor will be making presentations to groups throughout the County to educate constituents on the reappraisal process and to answer questions.  For additional information, please visit the Auditor’s website at www.clarkcountyauditor.org  on Facebook at ‘Clark County Auditor’ or you may call the Auditor’s Office at (937) 521-1878.


August 7, 2019

Forfeited Land Sale

The lands, lots, and parts of lots, in the County of Clark forfeited to the State for the nonpayment of taxes together with the taxes, assessments, charges, penalties, interest and costs charged to them, agreeably to law, and the dates on which the lands, lots, and parts of lots will be offered for sale are contained and described in the following list:

Notice is hereby given to all concerned that the following forfeited tracts, lots, and parts of lots are offered for sale subject to all liens and encumbrances, except for liens for real estate taxes, assessments, charges, penalties, and interest for which the lien was foreclosed and in satisfaction of which the property is to be sold.

Starting at 10:00 a.m. on June 11, 2019 on the Court House steps, the following parcels will be sold:


Parcel Number                        Address                              Delq. Taxes, Assessments, & Penalties

340-06-00003-106-017         W Rose St                                                  $   2,356.08

I 340-06-00003-123-007         1825 W Allison Ave                                  $   2,695.38

I 340-06-00003-123-008         1825 W Allison Ave                                  $   2,674.72

340-06-00003-123-009         Allison Ave                                                $   1,394.74

I 340-06-00004-110-063         1007 W High St                                         $   3,667.65

I 340-06-00004-222-015          316 S Light St                                            $   5,960.23

340-06-00004-304-037         1408 Innisfallen Ave                                  $   8,271.29

340-06-00005-305-002         N Bell Ave                                                  $   2,268.96

340-06-00005-422-014         121-123 N Jackson St                                 $   1,678.49

340-06-00005-426-004         120-122 N Race St                                     $ 10,304.73

340-06-00005-426-017         116-118 N Race St                                     $   8,879.79

340-07-00024-117-004         N Belmont Ave                                           $   5,932.69

I 340-07-00024-300-008         1554 N Belmont Ave                                   $   9,527.46

I 340-07-00024-306-014         2318 Lagonda Ave                                      $   8,231.83

I 340-07-00024-307-022         2364-2366 Lagonda Ave                             $ 14,813.12

340-07-00028-413-019         1205 Gable St                                              $ 18,493.47

340-07-00029-115-005         Woodbine Ave                                             $   4,713.02

340-07-00029-202-005         1821 Lagonda Ave                                      $ 13,032.67

340-07-00029-202-008         Henry St                                                       $   2,474.06

340-07-00029-203-010         1063 N Belmont Ave                                   $   8,866.16

340-07-00029-203-011         1059 N Belmont Ave                                   $ 10,445.75

340-07-00029-326-004         809 E Main St                                              $ 15,354.20

340-07-00029-326-005         815 E Main St                                              $ 15,439.67

340-07-00029-326-006         817-819 E Main St                                       $   2,098.62

I 340-07-00029-429-028         101 N Belmont Ave                                    $   9,664.00

340-07-00030-213-010         1767 N Belmont Ave                                   $ 18,314.69

340-07-00030-213-012         1769 N Belmont Ave                                   $   1,429.96

I 340-07-00033-110-015         1351 Woodward Ave                                  $ 19,083.49

I 340-07-00033-202-006         417 Rice St                                                  $   2,224.65

340-07-00033-221-019         1735 Kentucky Ave                                     $   2,763.06

340-07-00033-221-020         1735 Kentucky Ave                                     $      176.15

I 340-07-00033-412-001         2002 Clifton Ave                                         $ 10,887.00

340-07-00034-219-012         425 Gallagher St                                          $   6,383.88

I 340-07-00034-415-016         628 E Grand Ave                                         $ 10,903.23



I = These parcels have building improvements


Notice is hereby given to all concerned, that if the taxes, assessments, charges, penalties, interest and costs charged on the list are not paid into the county treasury, and the county treasurer’s receipt produced for the payment, before the respective dates mentioned in this notice for the sale, each tract, lot, and parts of lot, so forfeited, on which the taxes, assessments, charges, penalties, interest, and costs remain unpaid, will be offered for sale on the respective dates mentioned in this notice, at the court house in the county, in order to satisfy such taxes, assessments, charges, penalties, and costs and that the sale will continue for four days until  each tract, lot, and part of lot specified in the list has been disposed of, or offered for sale.

If the tract, lot, or part of lot, so forfeited, is sold for an amount that is less than the amount of the delinquent taxes, assessments, charges, penalties, and interest against it, the court in a separate order may enter a deficiency judgment against the last owner  of record of the tract, lot, or part of lot before its forfeiture to the state, for the amount of the difference, if that owner of record is a corporation, the court may enter the deficiency judgment against the stockholder holding a majority of the corporation’s stock.

Now, therefore, public notice is hereby given that I, John S. Federer, Auditor of Clark County, Ohio, will sell such real property at public auction, for cash to the highest bidder for an amount not less than the court and publishing costs incurred on each parcel.



May 28th 2019 & June 4th 2019                       John S. Federer, Clark County Auditor

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