PCPA Website ADA Compliance


The Polk County Property Appraiser's Office has implemented the WCAG 2.0 Level AA accessibility standard for all of its websites and website content. The major categories of disability that WCAG addresses are visual, hearing, motor and cognitive.

If you need access to information or documents not currently available on our website, please contact the Property Appraiser Help Desk at (863) 534-4765. The PCPA will provide the information through alternative means.

The following tools were used to test our websites and web content.

WebsitesTools
http://www.polkpa.org
http://map.polkpa.org
http://exemptions.polkpa.org
http://tangible.polkpa.org
Accessibility Engine (AXE) by Deque
Color Contrast Checker
Screen Readers (See Below)


Website Documents/ContentTools
PDF Documents Acrobat Pro Accessibility Checker
Word Documents Microsoft Accessibility Checker
Excel Documents Microsoft Accessibility Checker
HTML Help Files Accessibility Engine (AXE) by Deque
Reports - HTML Version Accessibility Engine (AXE) by Deque
Note: PDF Versions of Reports are not ADA compliant, therefore each report has an HTML alternative.


Screen Readers 
Acrobat Reader Read Out Loud Text-to-Speech
ChromeVox Screen Reader
Jaws Screen Reader by Freedom Scientific
Microsoft Narrator Screen Reader
NVDA Screen Reader by NVAccess
Screen reader keyboard shortcuts at Deque University


Browser Accessibility Information

WebAIM recommends the following Browser/ Screen Reader pairings:


Many popular browsers contain built-in accessibility tools.

Important Dates

Web site date
Monday, August 13, 2018

Mail out date
Friday, August 17, 2018

File a petition deadline
Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Missed the deadline and can show good cause? File a GOOD CAUSE PETITION.
File for 2019

You may file in person or online.
TPP Tax Return Deadline
4/2/2018

Extension Request Period
3/19/2018 - 4/2/2018


Christmas
12/24/2018 - 12/25/2018

New Year's Day
1/1/2019

Martin Luther King Jr. Day
1/21/2019

Good Friday
4/19/2019

Memorial Day
5/27/2019

Independence Day
7/4/2019

Labor Day
9/2/2019

Veteran's Day
11/11/2019

Thanksgiving
11/28/2018 - 11/29/2018