Penalty & Fees for Delinquent Taxes
Taxes and assessments are due November 1 and become delinquent April 1, at which time Florida Statues impose late charges and require the Tax Collector to advertise the delinquent parcels in a local newspaper, once per week for three consecutive weeks, and prior to the Tax Certificate Sale.
Delinquent Real Estate Taxes. A 3% minimum mandatory charge and advertising charge is imposed on April 1. If payment is not received at the Tax Collector’s office before June 1st, a lien will be placed against the property and additional charges shall be due.
Tangible Personal Property Taxes. Interest accrues at a rate of 1.5% per month plus advertising and fees. Tax warrants are issued for all unpaid property taxes.
Note: All payments received after March 31, regardless of postmark date, are considered delinquent.
Paying Your Delinquent Taxes
By Mail. Send your payment to Property Tax Department, P.O. Box 545100, Orlando, FL 32854. Pay by certified check made payable to “Scott Randolph”.
In Person. Visit our Property Tax Department or any of our office locations. Pay by cash, certified check, money order, attorney/ title company, escrow/trust check or credit card*.
* 2.39% processing fee
** $2 processing fee