Florida Governor Proposes Tax Holidays and Reduced Millage Rate

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis has proposed the following in his 2019-2020 budget:

– a three-day back to school sales tax holiday on clothing up to $60, school supplies up to $15, and the first $1,000 on computers;

– a one-week disaster preparedness sales tax holiday on items needed during disasters including generators up to $750; and

– a property tax millage rate reduction of 0.157.

News Release, Office of Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis, February 1, 2019

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