DATE ISSUED: July 1, 2008
Phosphate rock producers are subject to a new surtax and an increased tax rate beginning July 1, 2008. The proceeds of the surtax will be used for rehabilitation, management and closure of the Piney Point and Mulberry sites of severance, as well as other approved reclamation of nonmandatory lands as provided in Chapter 378, Florida Statutes (F.S).
Reference: Section 211.3103, F.S. as amended by section 2, Chapter 2008-150, Laws Of Florida
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 website 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.
For a detailed written response to your questions, write the Florida Department of Revenue, Taxpayer Services, MS 3-2000, 5050 West Tennessee Street, Tallahassee, FL 32399-0112.