Some information below was extracted from the October, 2014 issue of Sarasota Realtor|
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If you’ve recently moved to, or are considering moving to Sunny Sarasota Florida, you may not understand the Florida Homestead Exemption and how it affects the amount of property taxes you will pay on your new home or how you apply for it.
Here’s a very brief summary of what you as a new Florida homeowner needs to know and what to do to benefit from the Exemption. The goal of Homestead Exemptions is to reduce property taxes by sheltering a certain amount of a home’s value from certain taxes.
The Florida Homestead Exemption is, in simple terms, a reduction in the Assessed Value of your real estate property and it
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