Court: Taxing Out-Of-State Flower Deliveries Fails Smell TestAn appeals court Wednesday ruled that it is unconstitutional for Florida to try to collect sales taxes from a Palm Beach County company that takes online orders for flowers delivered in other states or countries.
Tax-Free Holiday Weekend For Energy Saving Appliances, ProductsIf you’re looking to lower your energy bill, it’s time to go shopping this weekend.
House Completes Work On Scott's Tax CutsThe Florida House passed a plethora of tax cuts Thursday that includes multiple sales tax holidays in the coming year. The bill will reduce the state revenue by $100 million and complete Governor Rick Scott's election year plan of $500 million in tax cuts.
Gov. Scott Proposes 15-Day Hurricane Sales Tax HolidayFloridians will have some help to prepare for the 2014 hurricane season with a 15-day sales tax holiday.
Scott Announces Extended Sales Tax HolidayFlorida Governor Rick Scott announced on Twitter that this year’s sales tax holiday in August will last for 10 days.
Amazon To Open Two Warehouses In FloridaInternet retail giant Amazon is officially coming to Florida. Amazon.com confirmed Tuesday that it will build distribution centers in Hillsborough County and in Lakeland, with the expectation of creating more than 1,000 full-time jobs. However, it means Floridians will now have to pay sales tax on their Amazon purchases.
Miami-Dade College Sales Tax Proposal Back AgainA proposal that would allow Miami-Dade County to ask voters to bolster funding for a local state college and university is back, for a fourth time, before a tax-resistant, Republican-dominated Legislature.
Amazon Goes Big In FloridaSeattle-based company Amazon will bring new warehouses to Florida. The move, according to Governor Rick Scott, will create more than 3,000 jobs, but it also means Floridians will no longer be able to dodge sales tax on their Amazon purchases.
Gov. Scott Brings Sales Tax Victory Tour To PortMiamiGovernor Rick Scott started his day at the PortMiami as part of his Building Up Manufacturing Victory Tour.
Congress Considering Tax On All Internet PurchasesShopping online in an effort to dodge sales tax may soon come to an end.
Florida's Sales Tax Holiday To Return In AugustAttention shoppers: Mark Aug. 2 to Aug. 4 on your calendars. The Senate Appropriations Committee on Tuesday approved a bill (SB 916) that would allow back-to-school shoppers to avoid paying sales taxes on numerous types of items during the three-day period in August.
Video Games, Cell Phones Excluded From Back-To-School Holiday Back to school items wouldn't include a Game Boy, digital media receivers or even cell phones, a Senate committee decided Wednesday in setting out what should be included in a back-to-school tax break.