tax

Measure L voted down

As of 11:30 p.m. the Placer County Office of Elections website reported that 54.19 percent of residents had voted yes on Measure L, and 45.81 percent voted no. The measure needed 6 ...

Measure supporters encourage voting

Measure L supporters are hoping to end their campaign strong, but there are some who still oppose the potential tax. If passed, Measure L would impose a $59 annual tax on propert ...

Tanning tax burns reader

This letter is in regards to the new tax that is being levied against the tanning salons (Journal, July 1). What in the world is this administration thinking about? This is the sa ...

Can’t Washington dangle more carrot, less stick?

Consider these “carrots” as alternatives to the following “sticks” being presented by Washington: Instead of the “stick” of the proposed $900-plus billion over 10 year ...

Champagne wishes, caviar dreams –– almost

With the promise of a tax-rebate check popping up in the mail as soon as May, Auburn's Lucy Scoud has already earmarked incoming funds. Scoud's family of four should find $1,800 i ...
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