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June 15, 2013
Santa Rosa County accepting special magistrate applications

The Value Adjustment Board of Santa Rosa County is inviting interested parties to submit letters of interest to serve as special magistrate.

Special magistrates are required to have at least five years of experience or three years of experience and have completed training provided by the Department of Revenue. A special magistrate appointed to hear issues of exemptions and classifications must be a member of The Florida Bar with experience in the area of ad valorem taxation; a special magistrate appointed to hear issues regarding the valuation of real estate also must be a state certified real estate appraiser with experience in real property valuation; and a special magistrate appointed to hear issues regarding the valuation of tangible personal property must be a designated member of a nationally recognized appraiser’s organization with experience in tangible personal property valuation.

Information from the Department of Revenue on required training may be obtained at

Applicants are asked to submit their proposed hourly rate of pay with their letter of intent including charges and/or reimbursement for travel arrangements (if any), minimum hours (if any), etc.

Letters of interest may be submitted by fax to Brandy Kea at (850) 983-1918, emailed to Kea at, or submitted to Donald C. Spencer, Clerk, Value Adjustment Board, Attn: Board Support Services (Brandy Kea), Santa Rosa County, 6495 Caroline Street, Suite G, Milton 32570, no later than 4:30 p.m. CST, June 28.

For more information, call Kea at (850) 983-1928.

[Revised: 02-02-2017]