The Talbot County Council has enacted a temporary burn ban due to drought conditions and extreme heat. For more information, visit

Annual Tax Sale

The 2023 Tax Sale was held on Wednesday, May 17, 2023. Results of the sale can be found here: 2023 Talbot County Tax Sale Results.

The State of Maryland has created a Homeowner Assistance Fund Program to help homeowners struggling with mortgage payments or other housing costs due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Financial assistance will be available to citizens who qualify.  Information and eligibility requirements can be found here.

If you are a homeowner of limited income you may qualify for the Homeowner Protection Program, which could keep your home out of tax sale for at least 3 years and could help you to pay the taxes you owe and keep your home. For more information about the program and how to apply, please contact:

State Tax Sale Ombudsman


Phone: (410) 767-4994, (833) 732-8411 toll free




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