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In celebration of Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day, the Department of Financial Services today participated in an event at Florida’s Capitol.
As National Taxpayer Independence Day arrives tomorrow, Florida’s Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater released a statement regarding the current state of the nation’s finances. Taxpayer Independence Day is the day when taxpayers have collectively earned enough money to pay their total federal, state and local tax bill for the year. Taxpayer Independence Day does not, however, factor in the nation’s debt, for which taxpayers are also held accountable.
Today, April 20th, marks the celebration of Florida’s Taxpayer Independence Day. Taxpayer Independence Day is the day when taxpayers have collectively earned enough money to pay their total federal, state and local tax bill for the year. Due to a lower-than-average tax structure, Florida’s Taxpayer Independence Day falls four days earlier than the national day, which falls on April 24th this year.

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