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Miami Beach Approves Slight Tax Decrease

If you live on Miami Beach, you will pay a little less on your taxes next fiscal year.



A Chance To Reduce Your Property Tax

Miami-Dade homeowners seeking to reduce their property tax may soon find an easy answer.


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Amendment 4 Could Shift Tax Burden

Florida voters will have their say on 11 constitutional amendments during November’s general election. Of all the amendments, Amendment 4 could have the most impact on Florida’s voters.


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Miami May Avoid Marlins Property Tax

The Florida House of Representatives denied an amendment that would have forced Miami to keep a possible $2 million property tax for Marlins Park.


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Miami-Dade Commissioners Hold First Public Hearing For Budget

Miami-Dade County commissioners will hold the first of two public hearings on Thursday to get input about the budget. The county board is set to revisit that decision as they take up the budget for the coming year.


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Hollywood Commission Sets Pension Reform Referendum

As city employees shouted in anger, the Hollywood city commission unanimously passed three ordinances freezing pension plans for city employees and setting up new plans with potentially lower future payoffs. They also set a September referendum to take the changes to the voters unless they can work out a deal with employees first.


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Layoffs Loom For S. Fla. Water Management District

Counties across South Florida are getting ready to slash jobs and benefits due to budget shortfalls, now the South Florida Water Management District is about to do the same.


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Scott Signs Property Tax Cuts Into Law

Governor Rick Scott has signed a bill that will cut property taxes paid to state water management districts. But, while some taxpayers may get a refund, it will come at a cost in jobs.


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Fla. Senate Property Insurance Package Passes

A wide ranging property insurance bill that re-enacts major portions of a bill vetoed by a former governor last year passed the Senate on Thursday over objections from lawmakers in areas that have seen lots of sinkhole claims.


Miami-Dade Commissioner Natacha Seijas

Judge Postpones Ruling On Seijas Recall Battle

Lawyers fought to a draw Monday in the recall battle involving Miami-Dade commissioner Natacha Seijas.