TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami/AP) — The start of the new year brought a slight bump in gas taxes at the pump.READ MORE: 'Hidden Worlds': An immersive voyage into deepest oceans & mesmerizing mangroves through state-of-the-art technology
The Florida Department of Revenue says motor fuel taxes and diesel fuel taxes went up from 17.3 cents per gallon to 17.4 cents per gallon on January 1st.READ MORE: Haiti's contributions to South Florida in full display at Haitian Heritage Month Art Exhibition
Florida law requires annual adjustments to gas taxes based on changes in the consumer price index, which measures what people are paying for goods.
Gas taxes in Florida vary slightly by each county because some counties have adopted additional gas taxes.MORE NEWS: Gov. Ron DeSantis signs property insurance, condo safety reforms into law
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