taxes

Reader Input: Higher oil taxes will only hurt

It doesn’t take a genius to figure out that higher oil taxes translate to higher costs for consumers, especially in the form of higher gas prices. We’ll also pay more f ...

Reader Input: Don’t hike fees; cut politicos’ benefits

Re: “Auburn in tough spot on budget,” (Journal, June 24): I find the idea that the Auburn City Council wants to raise our property taxes outrageous. Sure, they&rsqu ...

Reader Input: Let corpeople pay a BS tax

The Bush-stacked Supreme Court decided corporations are people and have the same rights. Call them CORPEOPLE. Don’t regular people, therefore, have the same rights as corpeop ...

Reader input: Sewer in disrepair despite millions in taxes

Every homeowner in SMD No. 1 who pays the sewer tax should protest the recently announced tax increase. Placer County has been collecting this tax for decades. A few years ago when ...

Reader input: President does pay fair share

Does the president get a fair shake? Mr. John Nightingale (Reader Input, April 16)) declares that the president paid taxes at a rate of 18 percent. This is false to fact. The Oba ...

Reader input: Does president pay fair share?

Here is a perplexing tale of paying one’s fair share. “President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama paid $112,214 in federal income taxes in 2012 on adjusted ...

Mail theft, damage cause concern during tax season

Many people find filing their taxes complicated enough, but several Auburn-area residents have had to contend with the additional problem of making sure the Internal Revenue Servic ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Sacramento asks Auburn for Kings support; Rincon del Rio heads to BOS; tax season in Auburn; Newcastle Fire Protection District meets

  Welcome to the Auburn Journal’s “Noon Hour Update,” where we’ll present you with stories and updates on what’s going on in the news and what w ...

Reader Input: Cure us of Tom McClintock

Having attended a sufficient number of (Rep. Tom) McClintock’s right-wingnut love fests to no longer be upset at his surprisingly slim familiarity with the truth or facts, I ...

Reader Input: Leave churches tax-exempt

In response to “Tax churches like businesses,” (Reader Input, Jan. 27): Mr. (Tom) Cavallero writes the Catholic Church has reversed its position on birth control and de ...