ACT NOW! LIFETIME SPORTSMANS LICENSE ONLY $500 THROUGH 12/31/14!

On November 13, 2014, Governor Scott signed an Executive Order authorizing The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) to offer Lifetime Sportsman’s Licenses for Florida children and young adults at a greatly reduced cost. Lifetime Sportsman’s licenses purchased from November 24 through December 31, 2014 will have the price of the license reduced to…

2014 Tax Roll Will Be Open for Collection November 1, 2014

2014 Tax Roll Will Be Open for Collection November 1, 2014 PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT Released: October 27, 2014 COLLECTION OF 2014 TAXES BEGINS NOVEMBER 1 Janet Holley, Escambia County Tax Collector, announces that collection of the 2014 real estate and tangible personal property taxes will begin November 1. This year’s rolls include 177,000 accounts totaling…

Kids Tag Art Winners Announced

Janet Holley, Escambia County Tax Collector, Malcolm Thomas, Escambia County Superintendent of Schools, and Sandy Sansing, the program’s major sponsor, are pleased to announce the winners of the first annual Kids Tag Art program in Escambia County. For more information on the Kids Tag Art program, to order a plate, or for sponsorship information, click…

Changes for Panhandle (Zone D) Hunting This Fall

Expect changes for hunting zones A, D this fall Outta’ the Woods Friday, August 01, 2014Media contact: Tony Young, 850-488-7867Source: FL FWC If you hunt in Zone D, there are several major changes this year to fall hunting regulations that you need to know about. And, if your hunting spot was in the northern portion…

National School Bus Safety Week is October 20-24, 2014

Florida joins other states across the country to observe National School Bus Safety Week on Oct. 20-24, 2014. The special week commemorates the safe service that school buses provide to families, as they provide one of the safest modes of transportation for children. According to a Florida Department of Education survey conducted in April 2012,…

Offices Closed Columbus Day, October 13

Our offices will be closed Columbus Day, Monday, October 13. Many tax collector services are available online at www.EscambiaTaxCollector.com; 24-hour drop boxes are available at all locations. We will re-open our normal business hours Tuesday, October 14, at 8:30 a.m.

Business Owners Need to Renew by September 30

  Its time to renew business tax receipts! Renewal period ends September 30, 2014 Do you own a business in Escambia County? Janet Holley, Escambia County Tax Collector, announces that it’s time for business owners to renew their business tax receipts (BTRs).  Ms. Holley mailed out 21,400 renewal notices August 1. The renewal cycle ends…

You Snooze You Lose – Don’t Drive Drowsy!

You Snooze You Lose – Don’t Drive Drowsy Feeling Sleepy? Save A Life…Pull Off The RoadDrowsy Driving is Dangerous Driving August 29, 2014 TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Do you fight to keep your eyes open and your head up when you are tired? All too often this scenario is real on Florida’s roadways. To help prevent…

August is Child Safety Awareness Month

The Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles is Promoting Child Safety Awareness in August  Every Child is a Human Caution SignAugust 1, 2014 TALLAHASSEE, Fla.— August brings the end of the summer break and the beginning of a new school year in Florida.  It’s an ideal time for focusing on child safety, and the…

We’re Teaming Up with Manna for Food Drive!

Our offices are helping Manna Food Pantries restock their shelves after the April flood by sponsoring a food drive. From July 7 through August 6, 2014, all three of our locations will be collecting non-perishable food items to help Manna meet the needs of the hungry in our area. Manna welcomes any food donations, but…

Recruiting for Entry-level Positions Begins January 2, 2014

The Escambia County Tax Collector’s office is now recruiting for entry-level positions in a non-smoking, drug-free work environment that is fast-paced, multi-faceted, and challenging. The standard workweek is 40 hours Monday through Friday. Tax Agent Trainees enter a rigorous paid training program to learn a variety of technical procedures in the collection, processing, and issuance…