A tax lien is a claim on the property, real (land) or
personal (vehicles, mobile homes, boats, etc.), of a taxpayer for
payment of unpaid taxes.
How To Check Tax Liens
check tax liens, call the Brunswick County Revenue Office at
910-253-2729 or 800-222-0593, or send a written request to P.O. 29,
Bolivia, NC 28422, specifying the following information:
- Parcel number
- Name of property owner
- Legal description of property
- Deed reference or physical address
Per your request, you will be provided with verbal or written information, as follows:
number: With a parcel number you will be given a history of unpaid
taxes and owners for the past 10 years or up to the number of years
that the parcel has been in existence.
- Name of
property owner: With a property owner's name, all the property (real or
personal) listed in that name can be provided. Properties that are
located within the city limits or in any special assessment district --
such as water or sanitation -- will have a code number. The person
making the request might need to contact the other taxing units to
ensure that all other taxes not collected by Brunswick County Revenue
- Legal description of property: With this information, city tax rates and phone numbers can be provided.
reference or physical address: Tax values, legal property description,
and physical addresses all are part of a tax certification.