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Tourist Development Tax
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Who is required to pay tourist tax?
Are there any additional taxable items when calculating tourist tax due?
Which renters, if any, are exempt from paying tourist tax?
At times during the year, my property is used by family or friends. Am I required to collect tourist tax?
How often is tourist tax remitted?
What is tourist tax?
What rules and regulations govern the collection and remission of tourist development tax?
Where do I send payments when paying with a check?
Are there any discounts for timely remittance and payment?
Must I, as a home owner, charge tourist tax on my own residence, or other units that I own?
What elements are necessary for a lease to qualify as a bona fide written lease?
How do I make changes to my tourist tax account?
What remedies does the tax collector have if someone doesn't register, collect and/or remit tourist tax?
How do I contact the Florida Department of Revenue?
If I rent to a resident of Florida, do I have to collect tourist tax, since the renters are not tourists?
I know someone who is renting but isn't collecting or remitting tourist tax. How can I report this?
I only rent property certain times of the year. Am I required to pay tourist tax?
My rental property is always handled by an property manager or rental agent. Do I need to apply for a tourist tax account number?
I can't log in to Excise (tourist tax online application). Why?
I utilize a rental agent but also rent periodically on my own, must I have a separate tourist tax account number?
Can I delete expenses (electric, water, phone, etc.) when calculating tourist tax?
What are the penalties for tourist tax non-compliance?
If I am a property owner whose rental meets the criteria of a "tourist tax" property, what should I do?
What are my rights as a taxpayer?
Who benefits from the tourist tax money collected?
I can't find my tourist tax paper coupon. What should I do?
Who enforces the collection of tourist tax?
I have an account with Airbnb, Is there anything else I need to do?
How can I pay my tourist development tax?
I need to remit for a monthly return period that I can't find in my online tourist tax account. What should I do?
My rental property is handled by a property manager or rental agent. What happens if my manager or agent doesn't remit the tourist tax?
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