San Francisco Assessor-Recorder Phil Ting announced Wednesday that his office generated an additional $50 million in property tax revenue above expectations, helping the city close a large budget deficit for the coming fiscal year.
A California proposal to outlaw the title ingredient in shark fin soup, a traditional Chinese delicacy, has turned into a recipe for controversy in San Francisco, home to the nation’s oldest Chinatown.
San Francisco’s Assessor is urging property owners to come in and ask for a tax break if they think the value of their property is down.
Thousands of people have signed San Francisco Assessor Phil Ting’s petition to stop excessive ticket writing.
San Francisco Assessor-Recorder Phil Ting announced Wednesday his intent to run for mayor in November 2011, joining an already crowded field of candidates.