Tax Structure


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Tax Structure

Last Updated: December 14th, 2021

Income Tax

Florida does not have an individual state income tax.

Sales Tax

Statewide, the sales tax is 6 percent. Charlotte, Collier, Glades and Hendry County each have an additional local tax of 1 percent, making the sales tax 7 percent. Lee County has an additional local tax of 0.5%, giving the county a total sales tax of 6.5 percent.

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Charlotte 7%
Collier 7%
Glades 7%
Hendry 7%
Lee 6.5%

Property Tax

Millage rates in 2020 for Southwest Florida varied between 10.8607 (Collier) and 19.1349 (Hendry). 

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Charlotte 13.4921 3.4517 16.9438
Collier 8.8353 2.0254 10.8607
Glades 15.3482 3.7134 19.0616
Hendry 17.8255 1.3094 19.1349
Lee 10.4376 5.2242 15.6618

Corporate Income Tax

Florida corporate income tax liability is computed using federal taxable income, modified by certain Florida adjustments, to determine adjusted federal income. The Florida Corporate Income Tax rate is 3.535 percent.