California's Gas Tax Hike Shows Governor's Political SkillCalifornia Gov. Jerry Brown employed all the tricks he's accumulated over a lifetime in politics to pass one of the largest state tax increases in recent memory in one frenzied week.
California Legislature Approves Tax, Fee Hike For RoadsCalifornia lawmakers on Thursday approved a $5-billion-a-year plan to boost California's gas and vehicle taxes to pay for major road repairs, handing a victory to Gov. Jerry Brown who has lobbied for years for money to fix crumbling highways and bridges.
California Tobacco Tax More Than Doubles To $2.87 Per PackCigarette prices have shot skyward in California.
Stockton Tax Increase Would Primarily Fund More City CopsThe city of Stockton wants to add extra police to combat crime, but it would force residents to pay a higher sales tax.
Fiscal Cliff Looms, Sacramento Family Shocked Over Potential Tax IncreaseFew people have any idea just how many thousands each of us will pay in extra taxes.
Sales Tax Increase Will Add Up For SacramentoVoters in California did something voters rarely do, they voted to raise taxes.
How Much Will Extended Tax Hikes Cost?That $1,000 flat-screen TV you bought last year came with an extra $10 in sales tax. The five-year-old car with an original price tag of $18,000 cost $54 more to license than it did three years ago. And the $100,000 you and your spouse earned meant an extra $320 in state income taxes.