Tag Archives: Small Businesses

Major Threats to Proposition 13 and Homeowners

New Bills Threaten Homeowners and Small Businesses The new Legislature is dominated by pro-tax politicians. The legislative session has just begun and already the following bills, which undermine the taxpayer protections in Proposition 13, have been introduced. If approved, these … Continue reading

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CARB reps get an earful from truckers and farmers

Assemblyman Dan Logue hosted representatives from the California Air Resources Board at a packed meeting in Chico.  Citizens showed up in droves to plead with the CARB representatives to save their jobs.  Many recounted heartbreaking stories about how CARB regulations threatened to shut down their … Continue reading

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Democrats: Split Rolls or Parcel Taxes—“We will tax you to Texas”

Democrats have two ways of raising taxes.  First, they can get us to support “parcel taxes” claiming the money will be used for cops, libraries or schools.  We all know that government lies and money in fungible.  They want to … Continue reading

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Senate Votes to Raise Taxes on Small Businesses

Yesterday, the Senate narrowly voted (51-48) to raise taxes on 1.2 million small businesses, which will likely kill more than 700,000 jobs at a time when nearly 13 million Americans are out of work. Senators Joe Lieberman (I-CT) and Jim … Continue reading

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Taxpayer and Small Business Groups Oppose $50 Billion Tax Hike Scheme

California already has the highest average state tax rate in the nation, and this measure would increase it 3% to 8.4%. Income taxes would jump as much as 32%. These higher income taxes would stay in place for seven years, … Continue reading

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GAINES GAZETTE, FEBRUARY 2012

in this issue: GOVERNOR BROWN’S 2012 STATE OF THE STATE ADDRESS HONORING THE TRUCKEE HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL TEAM! STATE APPROVES FIRE TAX…AGAIN INVITING SMALL BUSINESSES TO ADA COMPLIANCE WORKSHOPS PERFECT SCORE ON SMALL BUSINESS ISSUES VOTING RECORD EL DORADO HILLS … Continue reading

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CA Brings Socialized Health Care Back From Grave

California needs to be proud–tens of billions in deficit,hundreds of billions in pension liabilities, $200 billion for a choo choo train no one will use, AB 32 chasing jobs from the State and our Unemployment Insurance Fund is so broke … Continue reading

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