Florida

Florida

More Sun, Less Taxes for New Yorkers in Florida

Paying too much income tax this year? Consider moving to Florida. The beautiful Palm Beach County is known for boasting a sunny forecast, affluent Jewish community, and— drumroll please— virtually no state income tax. Consequently, Manhattan’s finance hotshots are flocking…

Stars Party It Up at Art Basel in Miami

Art Basel, the annual social event of Miami saw a who’s-who of notable artists mingling with the likes of bigwigs from the worlds of business and entertainment.  From Dec. 6 – 9, Miami Beach hosted the 11th edition of Art…

U.S. Sues Florida for Ending Kosher Meals in Prison

The Florida Department of Corrections has refused to serve Jewish and Muslim inmates kosher/halal meals due to the cost of accommodating prisoner’s religious dietary needs, which estimated to be around $146,000 a year. The Federal Department of Justice filed a…