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 It’s easy to find home- and land-owner information on the website of Miami-Dade’s Property Appraiser, with a notable exception: the house where the county’s elected property appraiser lives. Read More

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 Sun West Acquisition, the company that owns land where the SunWest Harbourtowne luxury resort is planned, owes Pasco County more than $53,000 in back taxes. Read More

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 Let’s get it over with, Brevard, and cut property taxes in half for all industrial property. Read More

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Gov. Mike Pence's plan to eliminate the tax on business equipment would mean significantly higher taxes for other property owners if the state took no specific action to protect them, according to a new analysis. Read More

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 If elected to Congress, state Rep. Kathleen Peters will help determine how the federal government spends billions of tax dollars. But Peters' record for paying her own property taxes shows a history of late payments. Read More

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 Brevard County commissioners this morning approved more than $853,000 in property tax breaks for MC Assembly, hoping to save 540 local jobs. Read More

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 Citrus County Property Appraiser Geoffrey Greene was found dead from an apparent suicide at his home Sunday afternoon, deputies said. Read More

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MarineMax, considered the nation's largest recreational boat and yacht retailer, wants to relocate its headquarters from 18167 U.S. 19 N. to a bigger facility just a few miles up the road, and it tentatively has won a property tax exemption over the next five years to help facilitate the move. Read More

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Internet giant Amazon won a second tax break from the Polk County Commission for building a packaging and sorting operation near Davenport. Read More

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Approving two increases in assessments to Ackerman Forge was part of the December 2 Choctaw County Board of Supervisors meeting. Read More

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While many people just paid their property taxes, others aren't so forthcoming. Our news partner Action News asked the tax collectors office for a list of how much money people owe in outstanding taxes. The list dates back to 2007 and totals about $12 million. Read More

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A bill introduced in the House by Congressman Jeff Miller could change the rules of property ownership on Santa Rosa Island.  Rules that have been in place for 66 years. Read More

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As eight local officials flanked Miami-Dade Property Appraiser Carlos Lopez-Cantera at a County Hall press conference Tuesday to spotlight greater efforts to crack down on homestead exemption fraud, 16 detectives deployed to the endeavor were huddled in training a few floors above. Read More

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With little public opposition, the Sarasota County School Board voted Tuesday to raise the property tax rates in order to help pay for teacher raises. Read More

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Fort Pierce officials gave a nod to a 15 percent property tax increase that would add $1.5 million to city coffers. Click to read how much this could cost property owners. Read More

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Fort Pierce City Commissioners on Monday gave the nod but not approval for a 15 percent property tax increase for the 2013-2014 budget year. Read More
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Cheating on your property taxes in Miami-Dade County is getting riskier. Read More

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Before county commissioners approve a 24.5 percent property tax rate increase for Hernando County residents they need to address the tax revenue lost from unrepaired sinkhole homes. Read More

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The City Commission agreed Thursday night to set the maximum property tax rate for the upcoming year at the same level it is this year, although acting City Manager Jonathan Evans said he recommends slightly lowering that rate later in budget conversations. Read More

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