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Democratic-Controlled Congress May Add New Credit Card Regulations on Top of Record-High Consumer Inflation

With inflation now soaring to record highs, Florida Tax Watch is sounding the alarm on what it calls “Durbin 2.0," new federal regulation – along with its related price hikes - proposed by longtime...

Florida TaxWatch Looks at Wage Growth During the COVID Pandemic

At the end of last week, Florida TaxWatch (FTW) released an economic commentary entitled “Wage Growth and Talent Attraction in the Pandemic Labor Market.” The report presents wage growth as a result of companies’ recent...

Florida TaxWatch Warns About Privacy Protection Act Before the Legislature

More than just affecting large technology firms, FTW noted that the proposal, which is being championed by state Sen. Jennifer Bradley, R-Orange Park, and state Rep. Cord Byrd, R-Neptune Beach, would affect companies across industries of varying size.

Florida TaxWatch: Immunity From Civil Liability ‘Essential’ to State’s Recovery

On Monday, Florida TaxWatch President and CEO Dominic M. Calabro offered the following comments to state Sen. Jeff Brandes, R-St. Petersburg, and members of the Florida Senate Committee on Judiciary
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Florida TaxWatch Showcases Disaster Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday

The Disaster Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday starts on Friday, May 29 and lasts until Thursday, June 4.

American Consumers Spend More On Taxes Than Basic Goods

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, American consumers spend more on taxes than clothes, health care and food combined.