Help In Florida

Discussion in 'Starting a Lawn Care Business' started by MCS Lawn Care, Feb 28, 2006.

  1. MCS Lawn Care

    MCS Lawn Care LawnSite Member
    Posts: 46

    Hi im new to the buisness in Florida, seeing how there is no income toax in FL what do we need to charge for sales tax. Is it 7%

    chris
     
  2. XMT&RCV

    XMT&RCV LawnSite Member
    from 28532
    Posts: 35

    Chris, I'm in the same boat.. I am new to the business.. in Apopka... I myself wonder what the taxes would be, with that said how to I go about getting a tax ID? Anyone else know what is needed to start a business in the state?


    Tucker~
     
  3. XMT&RCV

    XMT&RCV LawnSite Member
    from 28532
    Posts: 35

  4. garrettrl

    garrettrl LawnSite Member
    Posts: 2

    stateofflorida.com
    Look under business.

    Good Luck

    Rick
     
  5. Cornwell

    Cornwell LawnSite Member
    Posts: 48

    Don't quote me or anything but my accountant says only comercial customers have to pay the sales tax and the residentials are clear of that. We never used to have to collect any tax in the service industry til recently. The rate I have is %6.5.
     
  6. Harley58

    Harley58 LawnSite Member
    from Orlando
    Posts: 28

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