Saturday, September 20th, 2014

Statements about Taxes

Mostly False

The rate didn't go up, but collections will

Mostly True

No state income tax

Mostly True

The Legislature made him do it

Mostly True

An amendment that didn't go as planned

Half-True

The cuts did occur, but any causal relationship is murky

Half-True

Scott gets creative with his definition

Mostly True

Soccer stadium appears to be slamdunk for sales tax rebate

Mostly True

Many Republicans supported '09 increase

False

A revenue increase, not a tax hike

Mostly False

She opposed a cut at a tough time

 Republican Party of Florida

Republican Party of Florida

Says Alex Sink supported "higher property taxes."

— Florida

Mostly False

She suggested ending exemptions, not raising taxes

 Republican Party of Florida

Republican Party of Florida

Says Alex Sink "supported higher sales taxes."

— Florida

Mostly True

A panel's suggestion that went nowhere

 National Republican Congressional Committee

National Republican Congressional Committee

Says Alex Sink supported "more taxes on water and TV."

— Florida

Mostly False

Only because property values cratered

Pants on Fire!

A stretch so big our backs hurt

Mostly True

The exemptions wipe out taxes for small businesses

Mostly False

Declaring one county the top donor is a messy exercise