Hold on to your wallet: No fiscal boundaries in BCC sales tax plan

From Ginny Sherlock, renowned local attorney, civic activist, and former Associated Press editor: “The Board of County Commissioners will engage in another discussion of the proposed 1% local sales tax surcharge this week. And while it is hard to imagine that the three Commissioners who support the proposal can make it any more fiscally irresponsible, taxpayers should hold on to their wallets … Click here to read more

Martin sales tax drops to 6% today

Martin County’s sales tax drops from 6.5% to 6% today due to the expiration of the Discretionary Sales Surtax for conservation efforts and parks. … Click here to read more