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Published by Florida Bar Continuing Legal Education in [Tallahassee] .
Written in English



  • Florida.,
  • United States.


  • Real property and taxation -- Florida.,
  • Real property tax -- Law and legislation -- Florida.,
  • Real property and taxation -- United States.

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Edition Notes

Includes index.

ContributionsFlorida Bar. Continuing Legal Education.
LC ClassificationsKFF479 .R4
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 494 p. ;
Number of Pages494
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4742301M
LC Control Number78054785

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Pay online. Online payments by credit card or e-check will be available for real estate and tangible personal property accounts until J p.m. EDT (Eastern Daylight Time).Prior year taxes, accounts that have a certificate issued, are in bankruptcy or litigation, or are exempt from public disclosure cannot be paid online. sale certificates. A Tax Certificate is a lien on property created by payment of the delinquent taxes due. It is not a purchase of property. Florida Statutes require the Tax Collector to conduct a sale of tax certificates beginning on or before June 1 for the preceding year of delinquent real estate taxes. The amount of the tax certificate is File Size: 11KB. The issue of property taxes is continuing to heat up in Florida. But before any major reform is done, Florida Governor Charlie Crist has cut property taxes for one select group: senior citizens. From the Orlando Sentinel: Gov. Charlie Crist on Monday signed into law a bill that will give low-income seniors a property-tax : Gerald Prante.   Snapping back to reality, my thoughts immediately focus on the financial implications of owning property in Florida (or the U.S in general), specifically the tax issues. With that, I dug into my tax books and did some searching over the net to come up with the basics of tax issues when owning property in the U.S.