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2019 TRIM Informational Supplement

The 2019 TRIM Notices should arrive in property owners mailboxes in the month of August. Included in the mailing is the 2019 informational supplement from Mr. Bill Furst, Sarasota County Property Appraiser.

Checking the Status of Your Homestead Application

Did you apply for the homestead exemption this year and are wondering what the status of your application is? You can conveniently check the status of your application by visiting our Homestead Application Status Check page at any time of day. 

SCPA Publishes its Annual Report

Our 2018 Annual Report contains information on the current and historic trends for values in Sarasota County. 

View our 2018 Annual Report

2018 Tax Roll certification

Pursuant to Section 193.122 Florida Statutes, Bill Furst, Property Appraiser of Sarasota County, hereby gives notice that the 2018 Real Property and Tangible Personal Property Assessment Rolls for Sarasota County were certified to the Tax Collector on the 28th day of September, 2018 for the collection of taxes.

Tangible Personal Property Filing

Visit our Tangible Personal Property Page to file your DR-405 tax return on our online filing system. To file your return online, you will need the log in information found in the letter our office sent in January to existing TPP accounts. The deadline to file a DR-405 return is April 1.

2019 Homestead Exemption Application Deadline March 1

Are you a homeowner who qualifies for a tax savings benefit? Florida residents who purchase, occupy and make their Sarasota County home their permanent residence by January 1, 2019 may be eligible for a homestead exemption. Deadline to apply is March 1.

Our website has extensive information about homestead and other exemptions available to homeowners. Learn about eligibility and qualification requirements by visiting SCPA's Homestead Overview page.

File for homestead online today