Ben Anderson is the Tax Collector of Okaloosa County. That’s the home of Fort Walton Beach, and Destin – on Florida’s beautiful panhandle. Ben is a REALTOR® Emeritus! Having worked with buyers and sellers for 44 years – before dedicating all his time to his duties as Tax Collector. Later this year he will take over the reins of the Florida Tax Collector’s Association, as their President for 2018/19. He’s our number one guest when it comes to answering questions about your property tax bill.