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  • Highlands County Tax Collector

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    Eric T. Zwayer

    Tax Collector

    As your Tax Collector, this office will make a daily commitment to excellence in all that we do. Our pledge to every citizen is to provide courteous and professional service, while using innovation to improve our efficiency and reduce our costs. This is your office and you deserve nothing less.


    Here are what some of our customers say about your local Tax Collector’s Office:


    All Tax Collector offices are operating at regular hours.  Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday from 8:00 AM until 5:00 PM, and Wednesday from 8:30 AM until 5:00 PM.

    Our Avon Park office will be serving only Highlands County residents.

    As seating in our offices is limited, we would strongly encourage you to please attempt to complete transactions online or over the phone if possible.

    Only customers who are conducting business in the Tax Collector’s office will be permitted to enter.

    Please call our office if you have more questions or concerns at 863-402-6685. 

    Thank you and stay safe!

    Our office will be closed Thursday, November 26th, and Friday, November 27th, for the Thanksgiving holiday.
    We will resume our normal business hours on Monday, November 30th.

    Have a safe and happy holiday!

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