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All items sell "AS IS - HOW IS - WHERE IS." Neither Wisconsin Surplus nor the seller gives any type of guarantee or warranty, implied or otherwise. There are no returns, refunds or adjustments. Both the sellers and/or auctioneers reserve their right to withdraw any auction item at any time and/or change the auction duration without giving any notice. Items offered for auction may be subject to final confirmation by the selling agency. All items offered for auction and their descriptions have been provided by the seller & compiled to assist the buyer. The entire risk as to the quality and performance of the goods is with the buyer, and should the auction item(s) prove defective following the purchase, the buyer will assume the entire cost to rectify. Bidders are strongly encouraged to inspect items and ask any questions prior to bidding. Submitting/making a bid is a legally binding contract which requires full compliance by bidders/buyers of all Wisconsin Surplus Online Auction Terms & Conditions.
An Auction Buyer's Fee will be added to all high bids to determine the final selling price. Buyers' fee percentage is determined by actual amount of the final accepted high bid on each item. Please see below table for applicable buyers' fee rates/amounts.
|20%||$100.00 and Under|
|17.5%||$100.01 to $700.00|
|15%||$700.01 to $1,500.00|
|12.5%||$1,500.01 to $3,500.00|
|10%||$3,500.01 to $7,000.00|
|9%||$7,000.01 to $25,000.00|
|8%||$25,000.01 to $50,000.00|
|7%||$50,000.01 to $100,000.00|
|6%||$100,000.01 and Over|
|Buyers fees are applied per item|
|2% Service Fee on Credit Card & |
Paypal Purchases over $25,000
|$15 Gun Processing Fee Applies|
Full payment is required on or before the posted payment deadline. Accepted payment methods include: cash/currency, bank-guaranteed checks/drafts, money orders, bank wire transfers, ACH Deposit, MasterCard, Visa, Discover. -- The following are not acceptable forms of payment: Paypal, American Express, Personal checks & Business checks are NOT acceptable. Credit Card Payments for over $25,000 will be charged an additional 2% Service Fee. You may make final payment by mailing a certified check to WisconsinSurplus.com at PO Box 113, Mount Horeb WI 53572 or Call to give your credit card information over the phone or call for Wire Transfer directions at 608-437-2001. State/County sales taxes may apply and are calculated on the high bid and the buyers fee. Submitting/making a bid is a legally binding contract which requires full compliance by bidders/buyers of all Wisconsin Surplus Online Auction Terms & Conditions, as well as full payment by the final highest bidder, plus buyers' fees, per the terms listed herein.
Full payment must be made before items will be released to buyer. Items must be removed by the posted removal deadline. A $10 Per Day Storage Fee Applies on all items remaining after the posted removal deadline & must be paid prior to removal! Buyer to arrange and pay for any and all shipping & removal costs and pay any fees, if necessary. Items must be removed/picked-up from their present location, during posted hours and by appointment. Paid items remaining 14 days after auction conclusion will be considered abandoned and disposed of.
Auctions use the AutoExtend feature. The basic rule is there must be a minimum of 10 minutes for a bidder to react to a bid. If there is a bid placed in the final 10 minutes for an item, the ending time for that item is automatically extended to allow the bidders 10 minutes to react. If another bid is received during that 'extended time,' the ending time is extended again--and again, if necessary, for 10 additional minutes for each extension. This continues and repeats until there are no more bids submitted during the 10 minute extended period. This 'AutoExtend' feature allows the bidding process to be more fair for every bidder and gives all bidders a chance to respond to any last-minute snipe bid(s). Items are Autoextended ONLY if a bid is placed within 10 minutes of the scheduled closing time. EXAMPLE: If you are bidding on an item scheduled to end at 10am and you place a bid at 9:59am - the auction will Autoextend to 10:09am - if another bid is placed at 10:04am the auction will again be Autoextended to 10:14am. This will continue until no bids are placed during the 10 minute Autoextend period.
Staggered Ending Time:
Auctions with multiple items use a Staggered ending time. Each item has its own ending time. If the auction is scheduled to end at 10:00am the first item will end at 10am and each item after the first will end in a set staggered interval. An example is a 5 minute stagger, each item will end 5 minutes after the item before it. But, don't forget if an item is bid on in the last 10 minutes the AutoExtend will begin for that item. The following items will stay on the original scheduled staggered ending time (unless they too are Autoextended). The remaining auction time will be displayed within 24 hours of the end of the auction under the bid entry field on the right of the page. The AutoExtend feature applies to all online auctions. AutoExtend applies if a new higher bid is placed in the last 10 minutes prior to the scheduled end of the auction, thus extending via the AutoExtended feature for 10 additional minutes to prevent last minute snipe bids. Once extended the auction will auto-extend after each additional bid. NOTE: Bid History is displayed in Eastern Time.
Wisconsin Surplus is responsible for collecting Wiconsin State & County sales taxes for items sold in Wisconsin. Tax will be calculated using the location of the item unless it is a titled vehicle, in which case tax will be calculated using the buyers county of residence. NOTE: The Wisconsin Dept. of Revenue requires we apply sales taxes to high bid AND Buyer Fees. Tax exempt buyers are required to provide proof of exemption. Exempt buyers must fax 608-437-9593, email or mail us an official exemption form from your state. Wisconsin Tax Exemption Form
Wisconsin Surplus is a federal firearms dealer and follows all state & federal laws/rules pertaining to firearm sales. All firearm buyers are required to have a federal/state background check. Firearm buyers must be at least 18 years old (long gun) or 21 years old (hand gun) and cannot be convicted felon. Wisconsin residents can pick-up guns at 202 West Front Street, Mount Horeb WI. If a buyer's background check is delayed by the federal/state examiner the buyer must return to pick up the gun at a later date (likely 3 days). Non-Wisconsin residents must have firearms shipped to a federal firearms dealer in their state of residence, who will complete all the required background checks and holding periods - See below shipping section. (This dealer may charge a fee).
Gun Shipping Terms:
Shipping of firearms can only be from Federal Firearms Dealer to Federal Firearms Dealer. We cannot ship directly to you. LOCAL GUN DEALER LOOKUP: www.fflgundealers.net. The receiving Federal Firearms Dealer is responsible for delivering the gun to the ultimate buyer and must do all the required background checks and holding periods. Your dealer may charge you for this service!! If you desire shipping you must provide us with the Federal Firearms Dealers Address, Contact Person and Phone Number - So we can obtain a copy of their License. NON-Wisconsin buyers MUST have gun shipped and CANNOT pickup. Any shipping & handling fees are the buyers responsibility to pay. If you need something shipped please call before you bid for a shipping/packing quote. NOTE: If we ship your gun and you fail your background check these are your options: (1) Have your dealer sell gun for you. (2) Ship gun back to us and we will sell it for you. (3) Ship gun back to us and pay $75 fee.
Gun Shipping Form:
Please complete the following for gun shipping. Word Version -- PDF Version
Gun Processing Fee:
All gun buyers will be charged a $15 gun processing fee regardless of gun style or quantity of guns purchased.
If you do not live in Wisconsin you must have us ship the gun to your local gun dealer (see gun shipping Above).
Gun Pick-up Process:
Buyers must come to our office in Mount Horeb, WI during posted business hours. Complete a background check - if buyer passes background check you can take gun with you; If the background check is delayed you must return to pickup your gun after the delay is removed. If you fail background check, you will not be given the gun - Failed background check buyer options: (1) Pay for gun and we will resell it for you. (2) Pay $75 Fee.
Wisconsin Concealed Carry Information: Click here