TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP)
The Republican governor Friday proposed three additional state
constitutional amendments and another law.
Legislation and an amendment passed in 2007 and 2008 helped cut
property taxes an average of 3 percent annually after a stream of
One proposed amendment would put spending caps on local
governments. Another would give breaks to first-time home buyers
and non-homeowner taxpayers. The third would bar tax increases for
primary homeowners if their property values go down.
Crist also is supporting a bill to aid taxpayers who appeal