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Tony Carvajal Takes Over as Executive Vice President of Florida TaxWatch

Florida TaxWatch President and CEO Dominic Calabro weighed in on his organization’s changes on Wednesday.

Florida Business Leaders Stress Growth, Opportunities in Manufacturing Across the State

On Wednesday, leaders of the business community released a report showcasing Florida’s manufacturing industry and highlighting opportunities and challenges looming ahead.

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.
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Florida TaxWatch: High Earners Fleeing High Tax States for Sunshine State

Residents and business of states with high taxes are headed to Florida, a new report from Florida TaxWatch finds

Florida TaxWatch: Increased Access to Palliative Care a Win for Patients While Cutting Healthcare...

The report looks at the benefits of palliative care but also the challenges ahead for expanding it. Florida TaxWatch also offered some recommendations for the state Legislature which is currently in the second week of its regular session.

Are Florida Taxes Really That Low?

A report finds that the average Florida taxpayer pays far less compared to most Americans. However, there is room for improvement.

Preparing Now for the 2020 Census Really Counts

While most know that the decennial Census is the basis for apportioning representation in Congress and state legislatures, few people realize that it also determines how much of the hundreds of billions of dollars in annual federal program funding goes to each state.