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Homestead exemptions

  • PB County property values keep rising

    January 20, 2014 12:45PM
    Palm Beach County is expected to enjoy its third consecutive year of property tax base gains, but many homeowners are protected from large tax...
  • Miami-Dade cracks down on homestead fraud

    July 31, 2013 03:00PM
    As Miami-Dade County ramps up its efforts to curb homestead exemption fraud, 16 detectives have begun training to identify the crime, the Miami Herald...
  • Miami gets tough on property tax fraud

    July 30, 2012 03:45PM
    In May, Miami-Dade County Property Appraiser Pedro Garcia revealed a new contract for software and services that flags suspicious tax claims among Florida’s 440,000...