General Tax Administration Program

The General Tax Administration Program of the Florida Department of Revenue administers over 30 taxes and fees, including communications services tax, corporate income tax, fuel tax, reemployment tax, and sales and use tax. Read more...


The state sales tax rate on the total rent charged for renting, leasing, letting, or granting a license to use commercial real property for rental periods beginning on or after January 1, 2020, is decreased from 5.7% to 5.5%. The local option discretionary sales surtax imposed by the county where the real property is located continues to apply to the total rent charged. For more information, review Tax Information Publication #19A01-11.


It’s time to register for the Department's upcoming webinar, Florida Sales and Use Tax – Helping You Succeed. The live webinar, produced in partnership with SCORE, is scheduled for 2 p.m. ET on February 27, 2020. For more information about the Department’s partnership with SCORE and how it can support your business, visit the Taxpayer Education webpage.


​If you file and pay taxes online, you can submit your electronic return before the filing deadline and schedule the payment. Payment scheduling helps ensure timely filing and payment and helps you avoid Internet connection or access problems that may occur on the due date. Read more.


​Do you owe unpaid or underpaid taxes? If the Department has not already contacted you about these liabilities, you can pay them under our voluntary disclosure program. In many cases, we will waive the penalties. Read more.