Santa Rosa County Tax Collector

Commissioners weigh options for $9 million shortfall

Commissioners weigh options for $9 million shortfall

Santa Rosa County’s planned expenditures for 2020 are about $9.08 million above the $91.7 million budget reality, according to data presented to the Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) June 11. That shortfall will be the topic of debate over the next several months as the county grapples to reach a balanced budget.   Read the […]

Kids Tag Art raises money for art class

Kids Tag Art raises money for art class

This past week, Stan Nichols had the honor of presenting the school board with a check to be split between the county elementary schools, thanks to the Kids Tag Art program. Each distribution will go to the fifth-grade art program at the 14 Santa Rosa elementary schools to be used to purchase art supplies. Read […]

Tax collector earns seventh Legacy Award

Tax collector earns seventh Legacy Award

Stan Nichols, Santa Rosa County Tax Collector, is once again in an elite group. He is one of only a few of Florida’s 67 Tax Collectors to earn a special designation for excellence in the field of financial operations. A judging panel named by the Florida Tax Collectors Association performed a detailed review of the Tax Collector’s […]

Nichols begins third term as tax collector

Nichols begins third term as tax collector

Santa Rosa Tax Collector Stan Colie Nichols officially began his third term Tuesday evening as he took his official oath of office. Sworn in by his father, Judge Colie Nichols, he was joined by friends, family and co-workers for the oath of office ceremony in the County Commissioners board room of the administrative complex in […]

Tax Collector returns money back to county

Tax Collector returns money back to county

Since 2009 when Stan Colie Nichols first took office as Tax Collector of Santa Rosa County, he has been giving unspent revenues back to various county agencies and taxing authorities representing the citizens of the county. Read the full article in the Oct. 27 issue of Navarre Press. Click here to subscribe for as little […]

Nichols recognized for continued excellence

Nichols recognized for continued excellence

Santa Rosa County Tax Collector Stan Nichols is one of only a few of Florida’s 67 Tax Collectors to earn a special designation for excellence in the field of financial operations. A judging panel named by the Florida Tax Collectors Association performed a detailed review of the Tax Collector’s financial records, practices and use of […]

Santa Rosa Tax Collector returns unspent funds to county

Santa Rosa Tax Collector returns unspent funds to county

At the Nov. 12 Santa Rosa Board of Commissioners meeting held at the Tiger Point Community Center, Santa Rosa Tax Collector Stan Colie Nichols returned $370,081 in unspent funds back to the county. “It’s always one of my favorite days of the year,” Nichols said. “I’m proud of our staff and our team. We work […]