Update on Value Adjustment Board

The deadline to file a petition contesting property values is on Monday, September 11th. The deadline can not be pushed back due to the hurricane, however the Clerk may accept, but not schedule for hearing, a VAB petition filed after the statutory deadline has expired. A petition and non-refundable $15 Filing fee may be submitted to the VAB or its designee for a good cause determination if the petition is accompanied by a written explanation with proof of the extraordinary circumstances which delayed the filing. If there is a determination that the taxpayer has shown good cause for missing the deadline, a hearing will be scheduled. If you have any questions, call our office at 863-534-6502