UTILITY FRANCHISE FEES: Taxes in Disguise

Coral Springs Citizens fork over $7,694,830 to the city in Franchise Fees. If you are like most of the residents in Coral Springs that are presented with their monthly utility bill for telephone service, Cable TV,  Electricity and garbage collection, you go ahead and pay it. Of course you read through it, and you notice nothing unusual.  Until now. Now, after reading this article you are about to be educated. You are about to find out that the City of Coral Springs is charging you additional funds that they call Franchise Fees . Franchise Fees are another way of the…

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