Pursuant to F.S.195.087(6), each property appraiser must post their final approved budget on their website within 30 days of receiving approval from the Department of Revenue. The budget is divided into four general categories:

Personnel Services

Includes expenditures for wages, social security, insurance, retirement, etc.

Operating Expenses

Includes all costs associated with day-to-day operation of the office; postage, equipment maintenance and repair, supplies, legal advertisements, etc.

Operating Capital Outlay

Includes all one-time expenditures for additional or replacement equipment such as copiers, data processing equipment, office furniture, etc.

Non-Operating Expenses

Includes unknown or unexpected emergencies and reserve funds for specific purposes that are probable yet unresolved.