NOTICE OF PROPOSED PROPERTY TAXES - DO NOT PAY - THIS IS NOT A BILL Printable Version
The taxing authorities which levy property taxes against your property will soon hold PUBLIC HEARINGS to adopt budgets and tax rates for the next year. The purpose of these PUBLIC HEARINGS are to receive opinions from the general public and to answer questions on the proposed tax change and budget PRIOR TO TAKING FINAL ACTION. Each taxing authority may AMEND OR ALTER it's proposals at the hearing.
Address Property Description
02-44-24-21-00000.0090
LORENTZEN DAWN M
66 BECKER DR
NORTH FORT MYERS FL
33903
MELODY PARK
PB 12 PG 47
LOT 9
TAXING AUTHORITY
040
E/LY N FT MYERS/N FT MYERS FIRE
COLUMN 1
YOUR PROPERTY TAXES LAST YEAR
Taxed Amount
(Tax Rate)
COLUMN 2
YOUR TAXES THIS YEAR IF PROPOSED BUDGET CHANGE IS MADE
Taxed Amount
(Tax Rate)
 
% Tax Rate Change
A PUBLIC HEARING ON THE PROPOSED TAXES AND BUDGET WILL BE HELD:
County
LEE COUNTY CAPITAL IMP
40.87
($0.9536 per $1000)
22.28
($0.5000 per $1000)
-47.57 % 09/06/07 5:05 PM LEE CO COMMISSION CHAMBERS
2120 MAIN ST MAIL:P O BOX 398
FT MYERS FL 33902 TEL 239 533 2233
LEE COUNTY GENERAL REVENUE
150.94
($3.5804 per $1000)
162.63
($3.6506 per $1000)
1.96 % 09/06/07 5:05 PM LEE CO COMMISSION CHAMBERS
2120 MAIN ST MAIL:P O BOX 398
FT MYERS FL 33902 TEL 239 533 2233
Public School
SCHOOL DISTRICT- BY LOCAL BOARD
111.61
($2.6040 per $1000)
115.79
($2.5990 per $1000)
-0.19 % 09/11/07 5:05PM LEE CO PUBLIC EDUCATION CENTER
2855 COLONIAL BLVD
FT MYERS FL 33966 TEL 239 337 8215
SCHOOL DISTRICT- BY STATE LAW
188.93
($4.4080 per $1000)
194.28
($4.3610 per $1000)
-1.07 % 09/11/07 5:05PM LEE CO PUBLIC EDUCATION CENTER
2855 COLONIAL BLVD
FT MYERS FL 33966 TEL 239 337 8215
Dependent District
LEE COUNTY UNINCORPORATED - MSTU
39.86
($0.9543 per $1000)
37.41
($0.8398 per $1000)
-12.00 % 09/06/07 5:05 PM LEE CO COMMISSION CHAMBERS
2120 MAIN ST MAIL:P O BOX 398
FT MYERS FL 33902 TEL 239 533 2233
LEE COUNTY LIBRARY FUND
17.51
($0.4085 per $1000)
16.89
($0.3792 per $1000)
-7.17 % 09/06/07 5:05 PM LEE CO COMMISSION CHAMBERS
2120 MAIN ST MAIL:P O BOX 398
FT MYERS FL 33902 TEL 239 533 2233
LEE COUNTY ALL HAZARDS - UNINC
3.14
($0.0733 per $1000)
3.09
($0.0693 per $1000)
-5.46 % 09/06/07 5:05 PM LEE CO COMMISSION CHAMBERS
2120 MAIN ST MAIL:P O BOX 398
FT MYERS FL 33902 TEL 239 533 2233
Water District
SFL WATER MGMT-DISTRICT/OKEECHOBEE LEVY
25.59
($0.5970 per $1000)
23.82
($0.5347 per $1000)
-10.44 % 09/12/07 5:15PM SFWM DIST AUDITORIUM BLDG B-1
3301 GUN CLUB RD MAIL: P O BOX 24680
W PALM BEACH FL 33416 TEL 561 686 8800
SFL WATER MGMT-EVERGLADE CONST
4.29
($0.1000 per $1000)
3.98
($0.0894 per $1000)
-10.60 % 09/12/07 5:15PM SFWM DIST AUDITORIUM BLDG B-1
3301 GUN CLUB RD MAIL: P O BOX 24680
W PALM BEACH FL 33416 TEL 561 686 8800
WEST COAST INLAND WATERWAY
1.71
($0.0400 per $1000)
1.76
($0.0394 per $1000)
-1.50 % 09/07/07 5:01PM VENICE CITY HALL
401 W VENICE AVE MAIL: P O BOX 1845
VENICE FL 34284 TEL 941 485 9402
Independent District
LEE COUNTY MOSQUITO CONTROL
11.50
($0.1695 per $1000)
11.38
($0.1636 per $1000)
-3.48 % 09/05/07 5:01PM DISTRICT OFFICES
15191 HOMESTEAD RD MAIL: P O BOX 60005
FORT MYERS FL 33906 TEL 239 694 2174
NORTH FORT MYERS FIRE DISTRICT
169.65
($2.5000 per $1000)
173.88
($2.5000 per $1000)
0.00 % 09/10/07 5:01 PM NFM FIRE DISTRICT STATION #1
42 WILLIS ROAD MAIL:P O BOX 3507
N FT MYERS FL 33918-3507 TEL 239 997 8654
LEE COUNTY HYACINTH CONTROL
1.51
($0.0223 per $1000)
1.49
($0.0214 per $1000)
-4.04 % 09/05/07 5:15PM DISTRICT OFFICES
15191 HOMESTEAD RD MAIL: P O BOX 60005
FORT MYERS FL 33906 TEL 239 694 2174
Total Property Taxes:
 
767.11
COLUMN 1
768.68
COLUMN 2
 
 
Market Value Assessed Value Exemptions School Taxable Value Taxable Value
Your Property Value
This Year: 2007
116,200 69,550 25,000 0 44,550
Your Property Value
The Previous Year: 2006
106,310 67,860 25,000 0 42,860

IF YOU FEEL THE MARKET VALUE OF YOUR PROPERTY IS INACCURATE OR DOES NOT REFLECT FAIR MARKET VALUE, CONTACT YOUR COUNTY PROPERTY APPRAISER AT: (239) 533-6100 - 2480 Thompson Street, 4th Floor (at the corner of Fowler & Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.) or P.O. Box 1546, Ft. Myers, FL 33902. If the Property Appraiser's Office is unable to resolve the matter as to market value, you may file a petition for adjustment with the Value Adjustment Board. Petition forms are available from the County Property Appraiser and must be filed ON OR BEFORE 9/11/2007

"Your final tax bill may contain non-ad valorem assessments which may not be reflected on this notice such as assessments for roads, fire, garbage, lighting, drainage, water, sewer, or other governmental services and facilities which may be levied by your county, city, or any special district."

EXPLANATION
COLUMN 1 "YOUR PROPERTY TAXES LAST YEAR" This column shows the taxes that applied last year to your property. These amounts were based on budgets adopted last year and your previous taxable value.
COLUMN 2 "YOUR TAXES IF PROPOSED BUDGET CHANGE IS MADE" This column shows what your taxes will be this year under the BUDGET ACTUALLY PROPOSED by each local taxing authority The proposal is NOT final and may be amended at the public hearing shown above.
ASSESSED VALUE MEANS:
For homestead property - value as limited by State Constitution.
For agricultural and similarly assessed property - classified use value.
For all other property - market value.
NOTE: Amounts shown on this form do NOT reflect early payment discounts you may have received or may be eligible to receive. (Discounts are a maximum of 4 percent of the amounts shown on this form.)
* NON-HOMESTEAD EXEMPT MILLAGES - The homestead exemption does not apply to the mosquito control, hyacinth control, fire and street lighting authority. Taxes for these authorities are calculated based upon assessed, not taxable value.
** SENIOR EXEMPTION - This property has received a Senior Exemption. Please see the reverse side of this notice for a complete explanation of this exemption.