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Main Telephone Access for the Tax Collector's Office: (863)534-4700

For long distance in USA dial Toll Free: 1(855)765-5829


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Call Our Business & Rental Tax Evader Hotline

  • All persons or firms doing business in Polk County must have a county local business tax receipt prior to operating.
  • All persons or firms engaged in short-term or vacation rental home activities must also remit tourist development taxes.
  • All persons or firms advertising a fire, going out of business, or liquidation sale in Polk County must have a Going Out Of Business Permit.

Please report any person or firm that has failed to meet one or more of the above requirements. Provide as much information as possible, such as the name of the business, business owner's name, location at which the business is operating, telephone number(s), etc.

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Toll Free in USA 1(866)687-8876 Business & Rental Tax Evader Hotline
Or send email to: [email protected]
You can also mail to: Enforcement, PO Box 2016, Bartow, Florida 33831-2016

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