MIAMI BEACH (CBSMiami/The Miami Herald) – If you live on Miami Beach, you will pay a little less on your taxes next fiscal year.
According to CBS4 news partner, The Miami Herald, some businesses will pay more in fees and for permits.READ MORE: 'Adopt A Homeless' Resolution On Agenda At Next Miami Commission Meeting
City commissioners gave final approval for the 2013-14 budget, which leans on resort taxes and union concessions to stay in the black.READ MORE: 'We Need To Take Action': Gov. DeSantis Vows Special Session To Ban Federal COVID-19 Vaccine Mandates
Under the approved budget, Miami Beach residents will pay $6.12 per $1,000 of taxable property.
According to the math by the paper, a typical Miami Beach resident with a home valued at $200,000, with the standard homestead exemption and the cap in increased home values that is mandated by state law, would pay $938 in taxes to the city. That’s about $14 less than this year.MORE NEWS: Prayer Vigil Held For Slain Hollywood Police Officer Yandy Chirino
Businesses, meanwhile, face new fees for permitting grease traps. Owners of overcrowded nightclubs will be charged $4 per person over capacity, which is $1 more than before. Everyone will face a new false fire alarm fee.