Google+
Regina Corcoran's - "Pursuing the American Dream"
Sunday, April 13, 2014
Florida, a unique state

We live in the only state in the United States where sales tax is collected on commercial leases. There is only one other place in the country that collects sales tax on commercial leases. If you guessed New York City, you are correct.

What are the effects of this sales tax?

Every leased commercial space pays the 6 percent state tax, plus any local discr...

For the complete article, please pick up a copy of The Citizen for this day or purchase this day's electronic edition at http://secure.floridakeys.com/keysnews/enews. Home Delivery & Electronic Edition subscibers to The Citizen may access this article, once logged in to keysnews.com, at no charge. If you forget your password, please call us at 305-292-7777, ext. 4.