Florida – Governor Proposes to Roll-Back Business Tax

SALT Report 2228 – In his 2013 State of the State address, Florida Governor Rick Scott proposed to roll back the corporate business tax this year by exempting an additional 2,000 small businesses from having to pay it.  The Governor stated that if this is done, the state will have removed the tax from more than 70% of Florida businesses.  Additionally, the Governor reaffirmed his commitment to eliminate the sales tax on manufacturing equipment.

For Further Information

Office of Florida Governor Rick Scott – 2013 State of the State Address

SALT Report 2027 – Florida Governor Proposes to Eliminate Tax on Purchases of Manufacturing Equipment