The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted recently to seek permission from the Legislature to impose what its members call a “millionaires’ tax” – a county version of the state’s surtax, supposedly to finance services to the county’s many homeless residents.
The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted recently to seek permission from the Legislature to impose what its members call a “millionaires’ tax” – a county version of the state’s surtax, supposedly to finance services to the county’s many homeless residents. Irfan Khan Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted recently to seek permission from the Legislature to impose what its members call a “millionaires’ tax” – a county version of the state’s surtax, supposedly to finance services to the county’s many homeless residents. Irfan Khan Los Angeles Times
Dan Walters

Dan Walters

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Extending California income tax to local governments a minefield

May 28, 2016 12:20 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.