Why Florida?

PROPERTY TAXES

$25, 000

homestead property tax
exemption for all Florida
residents

$5, 000

homestead property tax
exemption for veterans
with 10% or greater disability

NO TAXES

on homestead property for
veterans with service
connected 100% disability

Florida Ranks #2 for

“BEST STATE FOR BUSINESS”

for aviation/aerospace
manufacturing
workforce

for space and
defense systems
manufacturing
infrastructure.

for high-tech
establishments and
pharmaceutical and
medicine manufacturing

for highest number
of logistics &
distribution jobs.

AEROSPACE & AVIATION

2, 000

aerospace and aviation
companies innovate and
manufacture in Florida

87,000

people employed by
aerospace and aviation
companies

$5.5 BIL

total payroll between all
aerospace and aviation companies

Florida’s

HIGH-TECH ECONOMY

includes

750,000+

defense-related jobs

Post 911

GI BILL BENEFITS

100% OF TUITION

and fees are covered for those
who served in the armed
services after Sept. 10, 2001

$1,000 STIPEND

for books and supplies plus a
monthly housing allowance
(BAH)

Florida’s Top Ranked

HIGHER EDUCATION

IN-STATE TUITION

rate to all veterans, spouses
and dependents of veterans
using the GI Bill

TUITION WAVED

for colleges, universities and
technical schools for recipients of the
Purple Heart or combat decorations
in supervisor precedence.