This year’s sales tax holiday, which begins on Friday, has been extended to 10-days. Eligible items include clothing priced under $100, school supplies $15 or less per item and personal computers on the first $750 of sale prices.
By Sam Burroughs on March 4th, 2015 | Last updated: March 4, 2015 at 4:29 pm
Sen. Marco Rubio outlines sweeping tax proposal with Utah Sen. Mike Lee – Florida Republican Sen. Marco Rubio outlined a plan to reduce corporate tax rates. The proposal plans to consolidate corporate tax rates from 35 percent to 25 percent […]
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By Brooke Baitinger on February 9th, 2015 | Last updated: February 10, 2015 at 2:48 pm
The Feb. 15 deadline for the current health care enrollment period is less than one week away. Until that time, organizations such as the Epilepsy Foundation of Florida, WellFlorida Council and Enroll America will host sign-up events and offer services to assist with enrollment, but some consumers will continue to experience unsolvable issues with the process.
By Claudia Marina on April 10th, 2014 | Last updated: April 11, 2014 at 12:21 am
Buchholz High School students are helping prepare tax returns through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program.
A class-action lawsuit has been filed against the city of Ocala for charging allegedly illegal emergency fire service user fees.
By Shannon Kaestle on February 12th, 2014 | Last updated: February 14, 2014 at 5:01 pm
Lafayette County education staff receive pay increases 7 months late.
By Lauren Richardson on January 30th, 2014 | Last updated: January 31, 2014 at 4:48 pm
The City of Wildwood is facing a potential class-action lawsuit from residents over a user fee in their water bills from 2005 to 2011.
By Kim Ortiz on October 4th, 2013 | Last updated: October 4, 2013 at 10:14 am
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An increase in flood insurance went into effect Tuesday, but many Floridians are still voicing their distaste for the new law. The National Flood Insurance wants to collect more from those who it said have been underpaying to bring down their $24 billion deficit.
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A select group of North Florida agencies and programs are feeling the effects of the government shutdown.
By Sam Burroughs on September 11th, 2013 | Last updated: September 11, 2013 at 10:26 am
Clarification: Fire assessment increase passes final hearing – The Suwannee County Board of County Commissioners has voted to raise the fire assessment tax, a yearly fee paid by property owners that is used for firefighters’ salaries and operational costs, from […]
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