Truth in Millage (TRIM) Notices have been mailed by Property Appraiser’s Office!

Release Date – Wednesday, August 18, 2021:

Notice of Proposed Property Taxes, or Truth in Millage (TRIM) Notices, provide property owners information pertaining to their property assessed value and proposed property taxes for the current year.

The Property Appraiser’s Office mailed the 2021 Truth in Millage (TRIM) Notices on Tuesday, August 17, 2021. Additionally, the TRIM notices are now available for viewing on the Property Appraiser’ss website at

Property owners with questions regarding their 2021 TRIM notices or taxable values and who would like to speak to a deputy property appraiser and/or make an appeal to the Value Adjustment Board (VAB) may contact the Property Appraiser’s office by telephone at (863) 534-4777 or by email at  Property owners must make appeals by 5:00 p.m. on Monday, September 13, 2021.

About the Office of Joe G. Tedder, Tax Collector for Polk County, Florida

Joe G. Tedder is elected by the people of Polk County to serve as their Tax Collector. The Office of Tax Collector is provided in Floridas Constitution to serve in the states political subdivisions known as counties. The Tax Collector’s Office for Polk County has service centers in Bartow, Lakeland, Davenport, and Lake Wales. The Tax Collector’s Office serves over 720,000 residents in Polk County, offering services such as: Driver licenses and identification cards; motor vehicle registrations, decals, license plates, titles and disabled person parking placards; real estate and tangible personal property taxes; county local business taxes; tourist development taxes; concealed weapons license applications and renewals; and, other services.