Tax deed sales are properties offered for sale to the highest bidder for delinquent taxes. Sales or public auctions are conducted in accordance with Florida Statutes. A calendar of upcoming tax deed sales is available at www.manatee.realforeclose.com. If you wish to participate in an online auction, computers with access to www.manatee.realforeclose.com are available at the Clerk's office in the Historical Courthouse. We recommend that you refer to Florida Statute, Chapter 197 for a complete understanding of Tax Deeds.