The Failure to Remit Collected Sales Tax is a Felony

One of the worse things cash-strapped business owners can do is collect sales tax from their customers and then use that money to pay other business expenses. The state of Florida calls this Theft of…

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Florida Tax Audits: 10 Dos and Don’ts

After your Florida comprehensive tax audit has begun there are several things you should do and several you should not do in order to make the audit go as smoothly as possible and minimize your…

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State Tax Audits: What to do When You Get a Florida Audit Notice

With good reason Floridians dread getting a notice from the Department of Revenue (DOR) saying that their business has been selected for tax audit. Usually this means the State will attempt to determine whether or not you under-reported your taxable…

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What is Florida’s Tax Audit Process?

Like the IRS, the Florida Department or Revenue generally audits Florida residents and Florida businesses because they have reason to believe they may not be in compliance with the tax laws. Florida’s Audit Selection Process…

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Why Have I Been Audited?

The State of Florida website says that a tax audit, [S]hould be an educational experience to provide an understanding of your responsibilities and rights under Florida tax laws. It should not be a frustrating, time-consuming…

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