An artist rendering of proposed changes to Sun Life Stadium (Source: Miami Dolphins)

Report: NFL Wants Local Tax Exemption

The National Football League is holding South Florida hostage for stadium upgrades to Sun Life Stadium in exchange for future Super Bowls. Part of the funding for those games would be from tourist/hotel tax hikes, just don’t ask the NFL to pay those taxes, according to CBS4 news partner the Miami Herald.

CBS Miami–03/15/2013

Miami Marlins Stadium Roof

House Passes Marlins Stadium Tax Exemption

The Florida House of Representatives has decided to side with taxpayers in the city of Miami in a dispute over who will pay the property taxes on the new Marlins Park in Little Havana.


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Senate Revives Scott’s Business Tax Cut

Governor Rick Scott’s plan to cut corporate taxes had appeared all but dead as members of the Florida Legislature rebelled, but a new plan seems to have Senate support.