Value Adjustment Board

The purpose of the Value Adjustment Board is to hear appeals regarding denied exemptions, petitions relating to assessments, and appeals concerning ad valorem tax deferrals.

Solicitation for Special Magistrate Services for 2017 Session

The Seminole County VAB is soliciting for qualified Special Magistrates for the 2017 petition process. Interested applicants must meet all requirements per Section 194.035, Florida Statutes, and submit their completed applications with supporting documentation no later than May 25, 2017 to the following address:

Seminole County VAB Office
1101 E. First Street, Room 2204
Sanford, Florida 32771

Should you have additional questions, please contact the VAB Clerk via email at jaspencer@seminoleclerk.org or by telephone at 407-665-7662.

Click here to see the qualifications for Special Magistrates, and here for the application.

How the VAB Works

The Department of Revenue has a Value Adjustment Board site on which they keep all relevant information for the unified, statewide processes and forms for Value Adjustment Boards.

The Seminole County Property Appraiser's office also has useful information about property taxes, tax exemptions and the VAB.

What to File

To file a petition you need to fill out a form. The right forms are available here, from the DoR site. You will file one of the DR-486 forms with our office; exactly which form depends on the type of petition.

More information on filing is available here. If you have questions, please contact us before filing.

Where to File and Further Information

To file a petition with the value adjustment board in Seminole County, mail your petition to:

Clerk to the Value Adjustment Board
Post Office Box 8099
Sanford, FL 32772-8099

You can also file in person at the Commission Records Office or either of our branch sites:

Commission Records Office
1101 E. 1st Street, Room 2204
Sanford, FL
407-665-7662

East Branch/Clerk of Court
376 Wilshire Blvd.
Casselberry, FL 
407-830-7337

West Branch/Clerk of Court
995 SR 434 North, #403
Altamonte Springs, FL
407-862-5373

If you have questions, call the Clerks office at 407-665-7662 or send E-mail to jaspencer@seminoleclerk.org.

Meeting Notices and Agendas


Seminole County Clerk of the Circuit Court and Comptroller

Post Office Box 8099 - Sanford, FL 32772-8099

Records Center
1750 E Lk Mary Blvd - Sanford, FL 32773

Land Records407-665-4409
Micrographics407-665-4326
Purchasing407-665-4389
Recording407-665-4405

Civil Courthouse
301 N Park Ave - Sanford, FL 32771

Fax407-330-7193
Administration407-665-4330
Appeals407-665-4470
Child Support407-665-4580
Circuit Civil407-665-4378
County Civil407-665-4361
Domestic Relations407-665-4580
Marriage Licenses407-665-4375
Probate407-665-4328
Small Claims407-665-4361

Criminal Justice Center
101 Eslinger Way - Sanford, FL 32773

Fax407-665-4545
Criminal407-665-4450
Jury Hotline407-665-4834
Juvenile407-665-5350
Traffic407-665-4450