Category: Legislation

Florida DOR orders two-week delay in property tax payment deadline

On Thursday, March 26, 2020 the Florida Department of Revenue issued an order of emergency waiver that delays the statutory property tax deadline by two-weeks. The date for payment of taxes has been extended from March 31 to April 15, 2020. The order, signed by the Florida Department of Revenue Executive Director, Jim Zingale, states “All tax collectors…

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2019 Florida Property Tax – Summer Update

For many, the summer time is a time for rest, relaxation and a time to unwind. For us here at FirstPointe Advisors, summer time is a time to regroup, prepare and a time to grind! The 2018 tax year appeals have wrapped up in all jurisdictions throughout Florida and the results of the hearings are being…

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Florida Legislative Update – March 2018

In February, our very own Brian DePotter spent a few days in Tallahassee with the NAIOP legislative board, meeting with our local representatives to discuss issues that affect the real estate industry. On March 11, Florida Lawmakers finished their annual session two days after their scheduled ending of March 9. The main focus was the $89…

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