Scott signs corporate tax cut, unemployment tax bills

March 28, 2012 (Written by the Associated Press – Herald Tribune) – Gov. Rick Scott on Wednesday signed into law the main elements of his “jobs agenda” for this year, which includes another small cut in the corporate income tax and changes in the state’s unemployment compensation program. Scott also signed a measure to scale back the size of an unemployment tax increase due this year for nearly 460,000 businesses. The tax will still go up, but not as much as once anticipated.

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