Political Divide Over California Gas Tax HikeWhile some politicians applauded the enacting of a new gas tax in California and the money it will bring for road and transit repairs, others are already preparing a repeal effort.
Some Bay Area Cities Raise Sales Tax, Approach 10% RateWhen sales taxes go up Saturday April 1, check your receipts. In some Bay Area cities and counties, the rate will approach double-digits.
Gas Tax Hike To Fund Gov. Brown's $52 Billion Plan To Fix California's RoadsCalifornia's governor and legislative leaders on Wednesday proposed raising $52 billion to fix the state's roads through a big gasoline tax increase, higher car registration fees and a charge on emission-free vehicles.
California Gas Tax Hike Goes Into Effect; Now Highest In NationStarting this week California drivers are spending more to fill up at the pump.
Sales Tax Increase In Bay Area Cities, Counties Effective April 1This could be a good weekend to buy a wide variety items -- from cars to tools to clothes -- because sales taxes in more than 20 cities and counties across California are due to go up Monday.
Field Poll Shows Narrow Majority Support Gov. Brown’s Tax InitiativeNew polling found a slim majority of California voters favor tax-hike initiative the governor placed on the November ballot.
Gov. Brown Pushes Prop. 30 Tax Plan At San Francisco SchoolGov. Jerry Brown visited a middle school in San Francisco’s Noe Valley neighborhood today as part of a campaign to push for the passage of his statewide tax measure on the November ballot.
Prop. 30 Opponents Bank On Voter Outrage To Fight Gov. Brown’s Tax PlanOpponents of Gov. Jerry Brown’s tax plan said they hope to tap voter outrage over how Sacramento has managed taxpayer money in order to seize the lead in a campaign where the governor has a clear fundraising advantage.
Plan Would Freeze UC, CSU Fees If Voters Pass Tax HikeGov. Jerry Brown and Democratic leaders have come up with a plan to freeze tuition rates at California’s public universities if voters approve a tax hike in November.
Gov. Brown Seeks Business Support For Tax Hike ProposalGov. Jerry Brown is pitching his proposal to raise the state sales and income taxes to an audience that traditionally opposes tax increases—members of the California Chamber of Commerce.