$2 Per Pack Tobacco Tax Proposed For California SmokersWith fewer people smoking these days, the amount of tax revenue that California gets from tobacco sales is going up in smoke - but that could soon change.
Hotel Tax Revenue Soared In San Francisco Over Super Bowl 50 WeekendEven though Super Bowl 50 was played in Santa Clara, it was a boon for hotels in San Francisco, sending revenue from the hotel tax skyrocketing during the first weekend of February.
France Demands $1.7 Billion In Back Taxes From GoogleFrench officials say Google owes more than 1.6 billion Euros in back taxes. That is the equivalent of about $1.76 billion.
Gas Tax Going Down In California, But Not By MuchCalifornia's tax board voted Tuesday to lower the state excise tax on gasoline by 2.2 cents per gallon as of July 1.
Millennials Fear Doing Taxes, Survey ShowsWhile very few Americans enjoy doing their taxes, a recent survey revealed that an overwhelming majority of millennials are actually afraid of doing them.
Medical Marijuana Could See 15 Percent Sales TaxA California legislator proposed a 15 percent tax on the retail sales of medical marijuana with the introduction of a new bill Wednesday.
Burning Man Tickets Now Include Live Entertainment TaxThe Nevada Department of Taxation notified Burning Man that the organization is required to register for the tax before tickets go on sale.
Gilroy Woman Gets Nearly $30K Property Tax Refund After Finding Low Income Residents Were Overcharged MillionsCounty leaders in Gilroy presented a woman with a big check this Christmas Eve after she discovered a multi-million dollar property tax mistake.
Tax Loophole Can Save $25K Off New Tesla Model XThere's a hefty incentive for some environmentally-minded SUV buyers considering Teslas's $100,000 Model X. The luxury SUV qualifies for a $25,000 federal tax deduction.
Bay Area Assemblywoman Wants To Tax Your CocktailsA Bay Area Assemblywoman is proposing a cocktail tax at California restaurants and bars to give developmental disability programs an annual $200 million boost.
Bill Would Raise California Cigarette Tax By $2 Per PackA bill to raise California's cigarette tax by $2 per pack was introduced Wednesday in the state Senate, a hike that supporters say would curb smoking deaths and critics argue would place an unnecessary burden on consumers and small businesses.
California Rebates For Hybrid, Electric Cars Restricted After Plan Criticized As Taxpayer Handout To The WealthyState lawmakers and air quality officials are restricting rebates on hybrid and electric cars because they have been claimed by hundreds of Californians who make $500,000 or more.