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Marsha M. Faux, CFA, ASA

Polk County Property Appraiser
255 N. Wilson Ave.
Bartow, FL 33830
863-534-4777

Note from Marsha:

I am very excited about the opportunity to serve the citizens of Polk County as Property Appraiser. My first priority is to provide our county with accurate and equitable assessments. Additionally, I am committed to promoting public awareness of the assessment process. I feel this can be accomplished through educational outreach, data distribution, and on-line resources. We will continue the development and maintenance of information technology, which will make assessment information easy to obtain, while increasing the efficiency of the office.

We are working hard to gain your confidence and to provide you with accurate information, excellent customer service, and the efficient use of public funds.

Thank you for the opportunity to serve you.

Resume

  • Elected Property Appraiser 2000 to present
  • 1998-2000 Chief Deputy Property Appraiser
  • 1992-1998 Director, Tangible Personal Property
  • 1972-1992 Publix Super Markets, Inc.

Certifications

  • CFA - Certified Florida Appraiser Department of Revenue
  • ASA - Accredited Senior Appraiser Real Property / Ad Valorem

Public Service/Affiliations

  • Property Appraisers Association of Florida, 2013 to present
  • Polk Vision Board of Directors, President Elect 2011/2012
  • Florida Association of Property Appraisers, President 2010/2011
  • Florida Association of Property Appraisers, Legislative Award 2010
  • Leadership Polk Class One 2007/2008
  • Polk Vision Government Foundation Chair 2004-2006
  • Florida Chapter of International Association of Assessing Officers, secretary 1995-1996
  • Florida Tangible Personal Property Industry/Government Task Force Committee, 1993-1997
    • Appointed by Governor Bob Martinez
  • International Association of Assessing Officers, since 1985
  • American Society of Appraisers, Senior Accredited Senior Appraiser
    • Real Property/Ad Valorem

Education

  • American Society of Appraisers
    • Accredited Senior Appraiser/Real Property/Ad Valorem
  • USAPAP (Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice)
  • Certified Florida Appraiser 2001
  • Certified Florida Evaluator 1994
  • Alumni of Florida Southern College
  • Graduate of Kathleen Senior High School
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Important Dates

Web site date
Monday, August 12, 2019

Mail out date
Friday, August 16, 2019

File a petition deadline
Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Missed the deadline and can show good cause? File a GOOD CAUSE PETITION.
File for 2020

2019 late filing deadline
Tuesday, September 10, 2019

You may file in person or online.
TPP Tax Return Deadline
4/1/2019

Extension Request Period
3/18/2019 - 4/1/2019


Thanksgiving
11/28/2019 - 11/29/2019

Christmas
12/24/2019 - 12/25/2019

New Year's Day
1/1/2020

Martin Luther King Jr. Day
1/20/2020

Presidents' Day
2/17/2020

Good Friday
4/10/2020

Memorial Day
5/25/2020

Independence Day
7/4/2020

Labor Day
9/7/2020

Veteran's Day
11/11/2020