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Barbara Ford-Coates - Florida Tax Collector serving Sarasota County
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The information provided herein should not be construed as giving business, legal, or other advice, or warranting as fail proof, the security of information provided through this website.

Your Privacy
Florida law provides that most records are open to the public. However, some items are confidential such as personal information contained in driver's license and motor vehicle records, tourist development records, social security numbers and some payment information. To the extent allowed by law, this office will maintain the confidentiality of information provided to us. However, please be aware that email is public record: [In accordance with F.S. 668.6076] "if you do not want your e-mail address released in response to a public records request, do not send electronic mail to this entity. Instead, contact this entity by phone or in writing."

Personal Information
If you choose to provide us with personal information, we use that information to respond to you and to help us get you the requested information. We may share the information you give us with another government agency if your inquiry relates to that agency, or as otherwise required by law. The Tax Collector does not collect information for commercial marketing.

Cookies are used in some areas of our website to enable the functionality of the webpage(s) and ease of use for those people visiting. We reserve the right to use and implement cookies.

External Links
This website contains links to other websites. The Sarasota County Tax Collector is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of other websites, except those under the jurisdiction of this office.

Translations of are available using automated translation software provided by Google Translate; however, no automated translation is perfect nor is it intended to replace human translators. These translations are provided as a service to users of the and are provided "as is." No warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied, is made as to the accuracy, reliability, or correctness of any of these translations made from English into any other language. Some content (such as images, videos, documents, etc.) may not be accurately translated due to the limitations of the translation software. Google Translate cannot translate all types of documents, and it may not give an exact translation all the time. Any discrepancies or differences created in translating content from English into another language are not binding and have no legal effect for compliance, enforcement, or any other purpose. If any questions arise related to the accuracy of the information contained in these translations, please refer to the English version of the website.

The Sarasota County Tax Collector is committed to making our website accessible to all users. We strive to remove barriers that prevent persons with disabilities from interacting with or accessing information contained on our website. If you have found inaccessible content, please contact us immediately and include the specific webpage, file, or any relevant information to help us locate the problem. Whenever possible, we will provide the content you need in an alternative format.

We reserve the right to change the terms of this policy at any time. We encourage you to review this page periodically to stay informed of any updates. Any modifications are effective immediately.

Contact Information
For questions about your privacy while using, please contact our office.