Why Separation of Powers is so important to our citizens!
The term Separation of Powers brings me back to my middle school years when I was learning about the three branches of government: Legislative, Executive, and Judicial. These three branches all have their own distinct separate powers and duties within our government to ensure there is no abuse of po...

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How do we determine the value of your residential property?
When I am at various speaking engagements, community events, or any other location around Citrus County that I am interacting with the public the most common question I get asked is, “How does your office determine the value of my house or property?”.  Hopefully, I will be able to s...

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We are here to assist the public using every possible platform!
The Citrus County Property Appraiser’s Office: We are here to assist the public using every possible platform! One of the many things I love about Citrus County is the ability for all our residents and businesses to connect with each other and share information on many different platforms....

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April Guest Column

Posted on March 31, 2021 in: Guest Column

April Guest Column
“Why does Citrus County have to hire an outside property appraiser for the property in Ozello when they have an entire Property Appraisers department?” ~ question from a citizen in the Citrus County Chronicle on March 13, 2021 Recently, the Board of County Commissioners requested an ...

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Things that May Cause You to Lose Your Homestead Exemption
Top Five Things that May Cause You to Lose Your Homestead Exemption Renting your property for more than 30 days per calendar year, for 2 consecutive years. Maintain or obtain an out of state residency based tax exemption, reduction, benefit, credit, etc. (e.g. STAR in NY, a veteran's exe...

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March Guest Column

Posted on March 01, 2021 in: Guest Column

March Guest Column
PROPERTY APPRAISER’S OFFICE EXTENDS EXEMPTIONS DEADLINE March Guest Column By: Cregg Dalton, Citrus County Property Appraiser As the Citrus County Property Appraiser, it is my responsibility to guarantee that all residential, commercial, and tangible personal properties are valued correct...

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February Guest Column

Posted on February 01, 2021 in: General News

February Guest Column
NEW CONSTRUCTION IN CITRUS COUNTY ADDING TO THE TAX BASE February Guest Column By: Cregg Dalton, Citrus County Property Appraiser The first month as your Citrus County Property Appraiser has been rewarding and exhilarating. I am honored to work alongside the highly experienced professionals wit...

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