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  • Get Out and Stay Out
    Get Out and Stay Out

    In Florida, many people own second homes or investment properties and use the same for vacation, seasonal residency or to generate rental income. In our practice, property owners often seek our ...

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  • Documentary Stamp Taxes on Conveyances Between Spouses
    Documentary Stamp Taxes on Conveyances Between Spouses

    Effective July 1, 2018, the Florida Legislature has amended the provisions of Section 201.02, Florida Statutes, as it pertains to the payment of Documentary Stamp Taxes on deeds between spouses. Prior ...

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  • Hurricane Property Tax Relief - New Statute
    Hurricane Property Tax Relief - New Statute

    The 2018 Legislature created section 197.318, F.S., to provide an abatement of property taxes, by a refund, for homestead residential improvements made uninhabitable from damage or destruction by ...

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  • Attorney Sheryl Edwards Chosen for Super Lawyers® for Sixth Time
    Attorney Sheryl Edwards Chosen for Super Lawyers® for Sixth Time

    The Edwards Law Firm, PL is proud to announce that our lead attorney, Sheryl Edwards , has been selected to the Super Lawyers® list for 2018 for the sixth consecutive year. Only 5% of all attorneys in ...

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