Florida does not have a personal income tax, however we do have a intangible tax on investment income in the upper brackets.
Home owners who reside here six months or more may apply for homestead. This decreases the taxable value of your home by $50,000. Tax increases as a result the increasing value of your property are limited to 3% until your property is sold.
In Lee County our sales tax is 6%.
Bonita Springs...The newest city in Lee County is exploding with up-scale gated communities and condos.
Buckingham...Large lots make it the place to keep a horse.
Cape Coral...A residential city off 150,000 plus with a network of fresh and salt water canals. It covers 116 square miles just waiting to be built on.
Estero...Home of the new Gulf Coast University, German Arena, Miromar Outlet Mall, new Coconut Point and Gulf Coast Malls. The new Designer Mall is now open to the public.
Fort Myers Beach... White sandy beach with hotels, condos and single family homes.
Fort Myers...The City of Palms with less than 50,000 residents is the center of Lee County Government. The River Front District is home to new High Rises.
East Fort Myers... Beginning to wake up.
North Fort Myers...The north side of the Caloosahatchee River.
South Fort Myers...Gated golf and Country Club communities, up scale shopping at Bell Tower.
Lehigh Acres... Growing area of affordable housing.