TIP # 06B8-02
Firefighters' and Police Officers' Pension Trust Funds Excise Taxes on Insurance Premiums Chapters 175 and 185, Florida Statutes
|288||Dania Beach||Broward||Fire & Police*|
|432||Hallandale Beach||Broward||Fire & Police*|
* These corrections were added to the downloadable database files in February, 2006 and discussed in TIP # 06B8-01 dated February 15, 2006.
|198||Briny Breezes||Palm Beach||Fire**|
|602||Mangonia Park||Palm Beach||Fire|
|698||Ocean Ridge||Palm beach||Fire**|
|498||Juno Beach||Palm Beach||Police**|
* * These updates were reflected on the DR-908 Schedules XII & XIII for tax year 2005, but were not in the previous downloadable address/jurisdiction database first available November, 2005.
Please use this new downloadable database in reporting premiums for 2006. The single address lookup results will reflect the new information.
Sections 175.1015 and 185.085, Florida Statutes, direct the Department of Revenue (DOR) to create and maintain an electronic database to be used by insurance companies to assign policies and premiums to the proper local taxing jurisdictions for the Firefighters' and Police Officers' Pension Trust Funds. These local Insurance Premium Taxes (IPT) will continue to be reported by insurers on the DR-908, Insurance Premium Taxes and Fees Return, Schedules XII and XIII.
We apologize for any inconveniences this may have caused.
If you need assistance downloading the address/jurisdiction database, please contact the Local Government Unit at 850-921-9181 or by e-mail at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
References: Chapters 175 and 185, Florida Statutes (2005).
This document is intended to alert you to the requirements contained in Florida laws and administrative rules. It does not by its own effect create rights or require compliance.
For forms and other information, visit our Internet site at www.myflorida.com/dor. Or call Taxpayer Services, 8:00 a.m., to 7:00 p.m., ET, Monday through Friday, excluding holidays, at 800-352-3671 or 850-488-6800.
Persons with hearing or speech impairments may call our TDD at 800-367-8331 or 850-922-1115.
For a detailed written response to your questions, write the Florida Department of Revenue, Taxpayer Services, 1379 Blountstown Highway, Tallahassee, FL 32304-2716.