Blog Posts in 2020

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  • FL SALES TAX: BRACKET SYSTEM - ALCOHOL
    FL SALES TAX: BRACKET SYSTEM - ALCOHOL

    Florida sales tax issues present an ever-changing landscape. Just when businesses think they have it figured out, the rug gets swept out from underneath them. Most notably, this occurs when the ...

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  • Florida Disaster Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday
    Florida Disaster Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday

    The Florida legislature once again implemented the Disaster Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday for 2020. The items exempt this year are almost identical to last year’s list. Specific products purchased ...

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  • FLORIDA SALES TAX BRACKET SYSTEM
    FLORIDA SALES TAX BRACKET SYSTEM

    If you or your client collect Florida sales tax and do not know about the “bracket system,” then you may have a potential costly problem waiting to be discovered during your next Florida sales and use ...

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  • FL DCA Says No Airbnb Tourist Development Tax
    FL DCA Says No Airbnb Tourist Development Tax

    The internet rental industry recently received an important victory relating to Tourist Development Tax. TDT is a tax, which can be imposed by counties, on persons who rent lodging accommodations for ...

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  • Beware  of revocation of Homestead Exemption and clawback provisions  ( particularly those owning second homes elswhere)
    Beware of revocation of Homestead Exemption and clawback provisions ( particularly those owning second homes elswhere)

    Historical Perspective Article VII, Section 6(a) of the Florida Constitution established a $5,000 exemption from property tax property for Florida residents home ownership. This is commonly referred ...

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  • FL Department of Revenue Petition for Administrative Hearing
    FL Department of Revenue Petition for Administrative Hearing

    When the Department of Revenue issues a Notice of Proposed Assessment, taxpayers are given several options, including the filing of a informal protest, a refund claim in Circuit Court, or a Petition ...

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