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Parcel Taxes for Education in California

By Eric McGhee, Margaret Weston

The state legislature is considering a lower passage threshold for the parcel tax, which is one of only a few local revenue-raising options for California ...

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“Sin” Taxes on the Ballot This Fall

By Patrick Murphy, Talib Jabbar

Jul 25, 2016 ... Two measures have qualified for the November ballot that ask California voters to increase so-called “sin” taxes.

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Californians’ Views on Taxes

By Lunna Lopes

Apr 13, 2016 ... As Tax Day approaches, how are Californians feeling about their ... Opinions about taxes differ across political and demographic groups.

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Proposition 13: 40 Years Later

By Mark Baldassare, Dean Bonner, Alyssa Dykman, Lunna Lopes

Property owners benefited from an immediate drop in property taxes and less uncertainty about future tax increases. The measure also restricted local ...

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Financing California’s Public Schools

By Patrick Murphy, Jennifer Paluch

In 2018–19, California public schools received a total of $97.2 billion in funding from three sources: the state (58%), property taxes and other local ...

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California’s Taxing Dilemma

By Mark Baldassare

Apr 2, 2014 ... As the April 15 deadline for filing taxes looms, ... in the latest PPIC Statewide Survey how they view their state and local tax burden.