Apple Receives $208 Million In Tax Breaks For Iowa Data CentersIowa approved a deal Thursday to give Apple $208 million in state and local tax breaks to build two data storage centers near Des Moines and the promise to create 50 jobs.
Tax Tips: What All New College Grads Need To KnowWelcome, students, to taxes for recent graduates 101.
Phil Matier: Will Dianne Feinstein Back SF’s Mayor Lee In His Re-Election Bid?San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee may not be able to count Senator Dianne Feinstein among his backers for his re-election campaign.
'Planet Of The Apes' Movie Premieres In San Francisco, Despite Limited Filming Within CityIt was lights, camera, but not much action for San Francisco as a new Planet of the Apes film premiered Thursday night at the Palace of Fine Arts.
SF Film Industry Proponents Push For Bigger Tax Breaks To Make MoviesPeople in the film in industry are planning a big rally in San Francisco Saturday, calling for bigger tax breaks to make movies in the city.
Union Plays Big Role In San Francisco Protests Over ‘Google Buses,’ Tech Tax BreaksMany of the fights involving "Google Buses" and tech tax breaks are actually being stoked by the politically powerful Service Employees International Union, which represents thousands of San Francisco city workers. Coincidentally they are also in the midst of negotiations with the city for a new proposed contract.
San Francisco City Workers Protest Twitter, Corporate Tax Breaks On City Hall Steps A loud lunch-hour protest at San Francisco City Hall on Wednesday took aim at corporate tax breaks for Twitter and other tech companies.
San Jose Seeks San Francisco Tech Firms Amid Protests Against TechiesAs protests heat up in San Francisco over so-called “Google buses” and tax breaks for tech companies, San Jose officials are hoping to lure companies with a friendlier business climate.
Tax Breaks For SF Tech Firms? Board Says Do More For The CommunityAn advisory panel recommended several high tech firms need to do more for the community to earn a tax break for locating to San Francisco's Mid-Market neighborhood.
Twitter, Other SF Mid-Market Companies Push For Tax BreaksThe push is on again for tech companies like Twitter in San Francisco's mid-Market area to apply for tax breaks.
Bay Area Commuter Check Benefits To Be Slashed In 2014Starting in 2014, the program that allows Bay Area commuters to use pre-tax dollars from their paychecks to pay for transit and commuting will be slashed nearly in half.
Protesters Outside Twitter's SF Headquarters Decry High-Tech Tax BreaksAmid the excitement caused by Twitter’s highly anticipated IPO on Thursday morning, protesters—attempting to ruffle the feathers of the social media company—marched outside its headquarters in San Francisco decrying the city’s tax breaks for high-tech companies.