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Category: Property Tax
I am new to Florida. Do you have any general information regarding how property taxes work in Florida?
This answer has been viewed 10843 times and was last updated on 05/25/2021.
For general information regarding property tax collection in Florida, please read our
property tax general information publication. It contains information about property taxes, such as: Ad valorem taxes Non-ad valorem assessments Applying for exemptions, including homestead Millage rates
The publication also answers common questions, such as:
Why am I receiving a property tax bill? I just bought a piece of property, but I paid the taxes at closing. Is it possible to make a partial payment for property taxes? If my bank or mortgage company states they paid my taxes, why does your website show the taxes as "unpaid"? Why did I receive a property tax bill when my escrow or mortgage company is supposed to pay my taxes? Why did I receive a peach-colored informational notice instead of a property tax bill? What is minimum tax (or MINTAX) in regards to property taxes?
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