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Jackson Memorial Hospital (Source: www.jhsmiami.org)

Dade Voters Approve Tax Increase For Jackson Health Improvements

Voters in Miami-Dade County have approved a measure which will raise their property taxes to fund a major overhaul of the Jackson Health System.

11/06/2013

Budget cuts that once threatened many local libraries lifted. (Source: CBS4)

County Raids Rainy-Day Fund To Keep Libraries Open

The Miami-Dade County Commission decided in the early hours of Wednesday morning to use rainy-day reserves to prevent layoffs of library workers and cutting library hours in the coming fiscal year, according to CBS4 news partner the Miami Herald.

CBS Miami–09/11/2013

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Broward School Board To Vote On Property Tax Hike

After the last legislative session, Gov. Rick Scott touted the fact that legislators had boosted education funding by more than a billion dollars statewide.

CBS4–07/30/2013

Property Values

Sweetwater Moves Forward With Tax Break For Disabled Veterans

The city of Sweetwater unanimously approved the first reading of an ordinance that would give a tax benefit to disabled veterans, Monday night.

CBS Miami–07/29/2013

Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez (Source: CBS4)

Mayor Gimenez Calls Tax Increase Proposal A “Misstep”

Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez says his original plan to increase the budget in the upcoming year was a political “misstep.”

CBS4–07/28/2013

Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez (Source: CBS4)

Dade Commission Approves Tax Rate For New Budget

Miami-Dade County government may be about to undergo another round of austerity after county commissioners approved by a vote of 8-4 a budget for the new year which does not include an increase in property taxes.

CBS Miami–07/16/2013

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Property Tax Town Hall Meeting In Dade Tuesday

Miami-Dade homeowners who think their property taxes may be too high, or are in need of a property value adjustment, are urged to attend a town hall style meeting Tuesday night hosted by county Property Appraiser Carlos Lopez-Cantera.

CBS4–04/29/2013

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Friday Deadline Looms For Dade Property Tax Exemptions

Property owners in Miami-Dade who planned to file for a property tax exemption have until the end of the business day Friday to submit their application.

02/28/2013

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Broward Property Tax Bills Are In The Mail

It’s that time of year again. Halloween is gone, Thanksgiving is coming up and Broward County has put their property tax bills in the mail.

CBS4–11/01/2012

Voting machines in Florida (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

A Look At The November Ballot’s Tax Amendments

This November’s ballot is the longest in South Florida history. Part of that is because there are 11 constitutional amendments, some of which are more than a page long.

CBS4–10/15/2012

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