Assembly Speaker Toni Atkins has two tax expenditure bills on her personal priority list, one a $25 million benefit to small businesses for research and development activities, the second a $50 million tax credit for rehabilitating historic buildings.
Assembly Speaker Toni Atkins has two tax expenditure bills on her personal priority list, one a $25 million benefit to small businesses for research and development activities, the second a $50 million tax credit for rehabilitating historic buildings. Renee C. Byer rbyer@sacbee.com
Assembly Speaker Toni Atkins has two tax expenditure bills on her personal priority list, one a $25 million benefit to small businesses for research and development activities, the second a $50 million tax credit for rehabilitating historic buildings. Renee C. Byer rbyer@sacbee.com
Dan Walters

Dan Walters

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Opinion: California’s legislators want even more tax breaks

April 26, 2015 05:01 PM

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Dan Walters’ column appeared in dozens of California newspapers. He joined the Sacramento Union’s Capitol bureau in 1975 and in 1981 began writing the state’s only daily newspaper column devoted to California political, economic and social events. In 1984 he moved to The Sacramento Bee, where his column ran until 2017.