MSBU Vacancy Applications



Fire Protection Service MSBU

Mobile Home Park and RV Park Vacancy Applications

Applications are available January 1 and will not be accepted after the close of business on May 1

          In accordance with Resolution 2013-115 Section 5, each owner of mobile home park or recreational vehicle (RV) park property will be given the opportunity to demonstrate the vacancy rate in space occupancy within such property and receive a vacancy adjustment to the Fire Protection Assessments that was approved on July 23, 2013.
          A determination will be based on evidence of a vacancy rate provided by the property owner. The vacancy rate shall be defined as the percentage of available spaces within a mobile home or RV park that were vacant between January 1 through and including December 31 of the previous year.
          The following information must be given to be considered eligible for a vacancy adjustment:
          *     Applicant must be the owner of the property
          *     Applicant shall complete the application in full, including the vacancy rate calculation (formula provided on
                 application)
Applications and supporting documentation must be submitted in person or by mail. No applications submitted by email will be considered. The property owner must be able to provide the Tax Parcel ID number when completing the application and signature is required.
          Please contact the Land Section at (352) 527-5458 for an application form (January 1 through April 30).
Send completed application together with supporting documentation to:

          Citrus County Land Section
          ATTN:  Citrus County Fire Protection Assessment
          3600 West Sovereign Path, Suite 205
          Lecanto, FL  34461
For any questions regarding applications, please call Citrus County Land Section at (352) 527-5458.

Solid Waste MSBU Vacancy Applications
Applications are available January 1 and will not be accepted after the close of business on June 30

          In accordance with Ordinance 97-02, Section 18, an owner of improved real property who can demonstrate that a dwelling unit thereon was unoccupied and vacant during the entire Assessment Period in which the Annual Disposal Assessment was imposed, may request reimbursement of the residential Solid Waste MSBU.
          Applications can be submitted to the County and a determination will be based upon the provided information. If deemed qualified for the hardship assistance, the County shall pay the Solid Waste MSBU imposed on the qualified homesteaded property.
          The following information must be given to be considered eligible for a vacancy reimbursement:
          *     Applicant must be the owner of the property.
          *     Applicant shall complete the application in full.
          *     Applicant shall provide proof that the tax bill was paid in full prior to April 30th.
          *     Applicant shall provide proof of non-occupancy in the form of minimal usage utility bills, January 1st through 
                 December 31st.
          *     Application must be received by 5:00 p.m. on June 30th.
Applications and supporting documentation must be submitted in person or by mail. No applications submitted by email will be considered. The property owner must be able to provide the Alternate Key (AK) number when completing the application and signature is required.
          Please contact the Land Section at (352) 527-5458 for an application form (January 1 through June 30).
Send completed application together with supporting documentation to:
          Citrus County Land Section
          ATTN:  Citrus County Solid Waste MSBU
          3600 West Sovereign Path, Suite 205
          Lecanto, FL  34461
For any questions regarding applications, please call Citrus County Land Section at (352) 527-5458.