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Polk County seeking resident to serve on Value Adjustment Board

Published on May 17, 2021

Bartow, Fla. (May 17, 2021) — Polk County is seeking an interested resident to fill a single vacancy serving on the Value Adjustment Board.

The Polk County Value Adjustment Board (VAB) is established by Chapter 194, Florida Statutes, to hear appeals of the Property Appraiser’s determinations with regard to property exemptions, classifications, portability and valuations, through petition filing and scheduled quasi-judicial hearings.

Citizens who serve on the Value Adjustment Board must be Polk County residents who own homesteaded property in Polk County. They may not be associated with a taxing authority or institution that deals with property tax. For more information about this position, go to

If you are interested in becoming a member of the Value Adjustment Board, please email a letter of interest and a resume of qualifications to by close of business on Friday, June 4, 2021.