Not going to make the April 15 deadline for filing your taxes? Better let the IRS know right now. Don’t say we didn’t warn you.
The state Senate has rejected extending recent tax hikes for another year to help close California’s $9.6 billion budget deficit but approved a bill that would allow local communities to more easily go to the voters for tax increases.
California’s state budget is $15 billion in the red, but a couple extra billion dollars from a state income tax windfall may make it easier to close.
Gov. Jerry Brown has signed a bill into law that will shift responsibility for thousands of criminals to local governments.
Governor Jerry Brown has threatened to place his tax measure on the ballot without Republican support. It’s not what the governor wanted, but he may be forced to, according to KCBS and Chronicle Insider Phil Matier.
Efforts by California Governor Jerry Brown and Democratic lawmakers to court a handful of Republicans were expected to intensify this week.
The Bay Area Council backs Governor Brown’s mix of tax extensions and spending cuts to close the state’s budget, but would like to see pension reform.