Chris Jones

Local News
4:34 pm
Fri March 21, 2014

Homes And Property On Pensacola And Navarre Beach Will Be Taxed

Property and houses on Pensacola Beach will be taxed according to a court ruling.
Credit Photo via Flickr//Ken Ratcliff

Homes and condos on Pensacola and Navarre Beaches will remain on the tax rolls, after a pair of decisions Thursday by the Florida Supreme Court. WUWF’s Dave Dunwoody reports.

The seven justices upheld a 2011 appeals-court ruling in favor of the property appraisers and tax collectors in Santa Rosa and Escambia Counties. They said that not only can the structures be taxed, but so can the county-owned land underneath them.

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