Fort Walton Beach Treasurer & Tax Collector Office

Find Fort Walton Beach Florida treasurer, tax collector, tax assessor, and property assessor offices. Treasurers and tax collectors provide information on property searches, tax bills, property liens, tax assessed values, and deductions.

Okaloosa County Tax Collector's Office 73 Eglin Parkway Northeast Fort Walton Beach FL 32548 850-651-7617

About Fort Walton Beach Treasurer & Tax Collector Offices

Treasurer & Tax Collector Offices in Fort Walton Beach, FL are responsible for the financial management of government funds, processing and issuing Fort Walton Beach tax bills, and the collection of Fort Walton Beach personal and real property taxes. Treasurers & Tax Collectors are key departments in the broader Fort Walton Beach government.

You may contact the Treasurer & Tax Collector Offices for questions about:
  • Fort Walton Beach property records
  • Property owner and address searches
  • Fort Walton Beach property payments and bills
  • Property tax rates
  • Fort Walton Beach GIS maps, plat maps, and tax maps
  • Fort Walton Beach, FL tax sales
Fort Walton Beach Property Records

Treasurer & Tax Collection Offices make public Fort Walton Beach property records available upon request. The Office provides access to records including, historical property tax rates, property tax payment and bill history, as well as Fort Walton Beach GIS maps, tax maps, property boundary maps, and plat maps.

Tax Collection

Fort Walton Beach Tax Collectors issue tax bills, collect and process property tax payments for real and personal property, and follow up with delinquent tax payments for taxpayers in Fort Walton Beach, FL. The Fort Walton Beach Tax Collection Office is also responsible for collection of County taxes as well as licensing fees, utility fees, and fines assessed by the local government.

Treasury Responsibilities

Fort Walton Beach Treasurer's Offices receive, disburse and manage government income. The Accounts Payable Dept of the Treasurer's Office reviews, approves and makes payment for government received invoices, and maintains a record of the local government's income and expenditures. The Treasurer is also tasked with approving payments for individuals employed by the local Fort Walton Beach, Florida government system.

Treasurers are also responsible for management of excess cash received by the Fort Walton Beach government and maximizing returns on liquidity for government invested funds, including pension and pooled municipal funds of the greater government.