Taxes

Santa Rosa County Property Tax Rates for 2014
  • City of Milton - 3.2373 mills
  • Santa Rosa county - 6.0953 mills
  • Santa Rosa School District - 7.4430 mills
  • Northwest Florida Water District - 0.0390 mills
State of Florida Tax Advantages
Sales & Use Tax Exemption on Electricity & Steam
Charges for electricity used directly and exclusively at a fixed location to operate machinery and equipment that is used to manufacture, process, compound, or produce items of tangible personal property for sale, or to operate pollution control equipment, recycling equipment, maintenance equipment, or monitoring or control equipment used in such operations, may be exempt from the sales tax.

Sales & Use Tax Exemption on Machinery & Equipment
There is a tax exemption award made to businesses to aid new and expanding businesses that use machinery and equipment at a particular location to manufacture, process, compound, or produce tangible personal property for sale or for exclusive use in spaceport activities.

Tax Advantages
Florida ranks among the best states for business and entrepreneurs because of its pro-business tax policies and competitive cost of doing business. Your business dollars go further given the state’s limited corporate taxes and no personal income tax.