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Tax Refund Possible Due To Hurricane Damages

WAS YOUR RESIDENCE UNINHABITABLE FROM HURRICANE IAN OR HURRICANE NICOLE? You can apply for a tax refund for 2022, if your residence was deemed uninhabitable for at least 30 days or more. DEADLINE: APRIL 3, 2023 Individuals applying should bring the following documents for proof of uninhabitability: Utility Bill Building... Read More.

Florida Announces Five Sales Tax Holidays Beginning July 1, 2022

Tallahassee, Fla. - Consumers can purchase qualifying items exempt from tax during five sales tax holidays and exemption periods that begin on Friday, July 1, 2022. The exemptions apply to both in-store and online purchases."With rising inflation affecting the cost of everything from daily necessities... Read More.

Property Tax Increase Of 15% Could Be Coming To Punta Gorda

PUNTA GORDA —Property taxes could be going up by around 15% in Punta Gorda. This would be the largest increase in almost 10 years.This Wednesday the City Council will discuss a resolution regarding the increase. If  approved, a second public hearing would... Read More.

2021 Disaster Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday Thru June 6

Consumers can purchase qualifying disaster preparedness supplies exempt from tax during the 2021 Disaster Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday. Passed by the Florida Legislature and signed into law by Gov. Ron DeSantis, the sales tax holiday begins Friday, May 28 and extends through Sunday, June... Read More.

2020 Tax Returns Due Today

Due to the Pandemic the IRS pushed the filing deadline for 2020 tax returns to today, Monday, May 17. This past March the government adjusted the date for individual returns giving most taxpayers an extra month to file.If you... Read More.