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Interim assessments per Executive Order 10-169

On about July 21, 2010, Governor Crist issued Executive Order 10-169, which authorizes the Property Appraiser’s offices in counties affected by the Deepwater Horizon spill, which includes the coastal counties¬† of the Tampa Bay area, to provide taxpayers with an interim assessment for claims purposes only.

  • You may use the interim assessment to substantiate a claim to BP or any of the parties responsible.

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Florida CFO Special Bulletin on Oil Spill

The office of the State of Florida Chief Financial Officer has published a special bulletin on the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill.  Included in the bulletin is information on filing claims with BP, including suggested documentation to assemble in support of a claim, an overview of covered claims,

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Liability ramifications of the BP oil disaster

Robert W. Bivins of Bivins & Hemenway, P.A., was interviewed by AM 540 WFLA Orlando‘s Bud Hedinger regarding the BP/Deepwater Horizon oil disaster and its legal liability ramifications.

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