Articles in Category: 'tax credits'

By: Alex Tiegen | Posted: June 11, 2010 12:05 AM

Florida public schools, faced with fierce competition for students from private schools, raised their scores on standardized tests slightly after the creation of the state’s business-supported private-school-voucher program, according to a National Bureau of Economic Research report recently released.

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By: Kenric Ward | Posted: July 13, 2010 4:05 AM

If you're planning on dying anytime soon, tax advisers say it would be best to do it before Jan. 1.

The so-called "death tax" returns with a vengeance next year, bringing a 55 percent top tax rate on estates valued at more than $1 million. That compares to the current rate of 0 percent on estates up to $3.5 million.

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By: Kenric Ward | Posted: March 16, 2010 4:38 PM
If President Barack Obama can use federal stimulus dollars in an effort to kick-start the economy, Florida lawmakers figure they can use selected tax credits to save jobs in Florida's space industry.

Two bills -- SB 1526 and HB 133 -- would establish credits against corporate income tax for companies that create, or provide investments, for spaceflight projects.
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