ANDREW GILLUM’S PLAN
Florida has low taxes! But Andrew Gillum wants to increase your taxes by $1 Billion.
Currently, Florida is one of the best states in America for business! Andrew Gillum will expand regulations on businesses and crush economic growth.
Florida is also one of the nation’s leaders in job growth! Andrew Gillum’s tax and regulation policies will kill jobs in our state.
As Mayor, Andrew Gillum supported property tax increases. Can you afford to pay more on your home?
In 2009, as a member of the City Commission, Gillum voted for a 15-percent property tax increase. (Source: TaMaryn Waters, “Tallahassee budget, property-tax hike pass 4-1,” Tallahassee Democrat, Sept. 24, 2009)
In July 2015, the Tallahassee City Commission voted to approve a 23-percent increase in the city property tax rate. (Source: Byron Dobson, “City commissioners approve tax hike in split vote,” Tallahassee Democrat, July 8, 2015)
Gillum supported a 27-percent property tax increase, which critics said was too high. (Source: Byron Dobson, “City commissioners approve tax hike in split vote,” Tallahassee Democrat, July 8, 2015)
In September 2015, the Gillum and the Tallahassee City Commission approved a final $706-million budget and a 13-percent property tax increase. (Source: Sean Rossman, “City approves 13-percent property-tax hike,” Tallahassee Democrat, Sept. 24, 2015)