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.
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.
Particularly important information includes:
The Seminole County Property Appraiser's office also has useful information about property taxes, tax exemptions and the VAB.
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.
To file a petition with the value adjustment board in Seminole County, mail your petition to:
Jane Spencer 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, Florida 407-665-7661 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 email@example.com.