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  • VEHICLE REGISTRATION RENEWAL FEES LOWERED August 29, 2014

    Okaloosa County Tax Collector Ben Anderson encourages motorists to take advantage of the State’s reduction of Vehicle Registration Renewal Fees beginning September 1st. “The Governor signed legislation earlier this year that will save Florida motorists $395 million dollars in Vehicle … Continue reading

  • BUSINESS TAX RECEIPTS NOW ONLINE July 29, 2014

    Those conducting business in Okaloosa County can now complete the Business Tax Receipt (formerly Occupational License) application online. Tax Collector Ben Anderson said, “Previously that transaction had to be completed in person. In our ongoing efforts to streamline Customer Service … Continue reading

  • New Web Based Business Tax Receipt Application for New Businesses July 21, 2014

    The Business Tax Receipt application is now web based and on our public website.  We will be urging ALL new businesses to apply for a Business Tax Receipt this way.  We can email customers the direct link to the application … Continue reading

  • TAXING AUTHORITIES BENEFIT FROM 100% CERTIFICATE SALE July 10, 2014

    Okaloosa County Tax Collector Ben Anderson is pleased to announce that the annual Tax Certificate Sale held on May 31, 2014, accomplished something rarely done in the State of Florida. Anderson shares that 100% of the Tax Certificates were sold … Continue reading

  • PATRIOTS’ TRAIL GETS HELP FROM TAX OFFICE June 26, 2014

    The Okaloosa County Tax Collector’s Office presented the Greater Ft. Walton Beach Chamber of Commerce a check for money raised to support the Col. Bud and Dorie Day Patriots’ Trail. Those attending the check presentation included Tax Collector Ben Anderson, … Continue reading