Sales Tax Holiday
The Florida House has already passed a bill that calls for sales tax holidays, but legislators are divided over what type of additional tax breaks to offer this year.
Under a bill approved by the Florida House, Floridians would get four sales holidays this year.
Senators started moving forward Monday with a sales-tax holiday for back-to-school shoppers, but the proposal is a week shorter than requested by Gov. Rick Scott.
Floridians will have some help to prepare for the 2014 hurricane season with a 15-day sales tax holiday.
Florida Governor Rick Scott announced on Twitter that this year’s sales tax holiday in August will last for 10 days.
Families have just one more day to flock to stores in South Florida to take advantage of the sales tax holiday.
Even with the weekend’s tax-free sales holiday, the cost of school supplies can still rack up pretty quick. In an effort to prep kids headed back-to-school soon, officials in Clearwater and Miami are handing out free school supplies Saturday.
Florida’s annual back-to-school sales tax holiday is in full swing.
Summer days are quickly coming to an end which, for kids and parents alike, could only mean one thing…it’s almost time to head back to school.
Gov. Rick Scott will be in South Florida Wednesday afternoon to promote the state’s new teacher-supply debit card, which is aimed at helping teachers buy supplies without having to pay out-of-pocket costs.