Florida – Florida House Looks at Swapping Property Taxes, Sales Taxes

www.wptv.com by Jim Turner – October 8, 2015

“A Florida House committee is looking at ways to replace property taxes with a higher state sales tax.

The House Finance & Tax Committee on Wednesday started to explore different scenarios that would shift the tax burden to shoppers by eliminating or reducing the number of Floridians paying property taxes.

Committee Chairman Matt Gaetz, R-Fort Walton Beach, said any scenarios will need “many hours to fine tune,”

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