31 Flavors of New Tax Proposals for California
In last month’s special election,
That message apparently did not get through to the union thugs that control California Democrats. Despite already being one of the highest tax states in the country, AFSCME is proposing more new taxes, thirty-one new taxes to be specific. They claim they have found a whopping $44 billion in “missed revenue.” Note: missed revenue, translated from liberal speak, means higher taxes.
In response to this, Assemblyman Chuck Devore (R-Irvine), chairman of the Taxpayer Protection Caucus, has launched a great website in opposition to these tax increases. DeVore’s website, “31 Flavors of New Taxes for California,” highlights AFSCME’s tax hike wish list, which touches on everything from alcohol, to sales, to gas, and even online commerce.
Only 5 other states have a higher state and local tax burden than
Point of fact,
If high taxes were the answer, states like
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