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Will dead neighbor pay the fire fee?
Thursday Oct 11 2012
Who is in control of the billing? Do they know what they are doing? I know they do not know what or how to bill, because they have billed me twice and my neighbor who has been dead ...
‘Only’ $231.16 still too much
Wednesday Oct 10 2012
I am opposed to the new tax for Cal Fire. I just received my Placer County 2012-2013 Secured Property Tax Bill. The last two items are (1) 70700 Placer Hills Fire, Direct Charge $6 ...
How to protest the $150 fire fee
Wednesday Oct 10 2012
I was glad to see the coverage on the fire prevention fee, but would like to expand on how to protest it (“Residents confused, angered upon receipt of fire fee notice,” ...
How to you spell relief? FDR tax
Friday Aug 24 2012
No one wants to talk about the elephant in the room. Our national debt is huge and much of it I hear is owned by China. It is time to do something drastic. I propose a new Federal ...
Shut up and pay the fee
Tuesday Aug 07 2012
In reference to the letter “Parking fee may backfire,” (Reader Input, July 18), I find it amazing that raising the fee (aka tax) on parking is met with resistance by those that ...
The poor don?t have lobbyists
Wednesday May 09 2012
As a former smoker, like a lot of former smokers, I am very grateful to have kicked that health hazard. Big tobacco is no better than the predatory lenders who caused the housing b ...
Measure B benefits all
Wednesday Feb 29 2012
Re: “Measure B deserves ‘yes,’” I agree with Elinor Petuskey (Reader Input, Feb. 28). I am dismayed that the people of Newcastle are even debating the value of their own Ne ...
Measure B not the best way to fund
Tuesday Feb 14 2012
Re: Yes to NFPD, No to Measure B I am convinced that the Newcastle Fire Protection District needs additional sources of revenue. I am equally convinced that Measure B is not the wa ...
Label matters less than facts
Monday Jan 09 2012
Steve Cavolt: You are welcome to you own opinion, but not your own facts (“Obama is not deficit-neutral, period!” Reader Input, Jan. 6). The bill passed with (Congressman Tom) ...
Tax increases get voter’s ‘yes’
Thursday Dec 22 2011
Re: Call to Readers (Dec. 22), I will vote “yes” on the tax increases. Susan E. Hayes, Meadow Vista
New fire tax question could land on North Auburn voters’ ballots
Monday Dec 19 2011
AUBURN CA - Placer County is moving forward with a possible June 5 vote in North Auburn and Ophir on raising $570,000 annually through higher taxes to maintain current fire protect ...
Be watchful for hidden charges
Tuesday Nov 01 2011
There have been so many letters vilifying Dale Smith regarding the letter he had written concerning a tax on bank transactions (Reader Input, Oct. 26). He may have taken something ...
Check facts, then expound
Wednesday Oct 26 2011
Re: Dale Smith’s “New tax will sneak up on you” (Reader Input, Oct. 26) — please check your facts before you expound — this bill was sponsored by Democrat Chaka Fattah of ...
New tax will sneak up on you
Tuesday Oct 25 2011
Is that couple who are so enamored with Barack Obama (Reader Input, Oct. 23) aware that another new tax was slipped in while they were asleep? House bill HR 4646 is a 1 percent tax ...
Leftist intolerance is the real reality
Friday Oct 07 2011
Paulette Walter asked if I thought certain things were “fair” (Reader Input, Oct. 7). Life is not fair. Politicians created tax rule loopholes corporations legally use. Blame p ...
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