Relocation to Port St Lucie
Every year many retirees and people who’re still in the workforce are relocating to Port St Lucie, which has resulted in a staggering increase of near 215% in the population growth since the year 2000 alone. There are many reasons for the popularity of Port St Lucie. The city’s unique lifestyle that along with the close proximity to the Treasure Coast beaches are only the start. The incredible real estate bargains resulted in a lower cost of living in a city that also has been ranked as the safest city in Florida. The winning combination of low cost, the safety, and great lifestyle have made Port St Lucie and Treasure Coast more popular than ever with people who are relocating for reasons ranging from retirement to job relocation.
The State of Florida has been the number one destination for many retirees relocating from the northern states for the past decades. There is an average of 1,000 people moving to Florida every day and for good reasons too. We are a tax friendly state and the home to millions of migrants from the Northern States, Canada. Latin America and Europe. The tropical climate and sandy beaches are perhaps the most important factors in enticing our new residents to call Florida their new home. They could swim in the Atlantic Ocean or the Gulf of Mexico in December while their neighbors back home are battling the snow. The beautiful weather in the winter alone is worth the price of their second home.
There is also no state taxes and tax structure in Florida are divided mainly to Sales Tax, Tangible Tax and Intangible Tax and corporate income tax. The sales and use tax is usually around 6% with exemption on food, medicine, and professional services. For more details on property taxes as well as any other questions you could call Department of Revenue at (904) 487-4215 or their checkout their website www.myflorida.com/dor