A Contra Costa County measure to tax and regulate marijuana businesses in a similar fashion to those dealing in alcohol and tobacco won by a wide margin.
Voters in Marin County appear to have passed Measure AA, a renewal of a half-cent sales tax to pay for transportation improvements.
The California Legislature approved a $52.4 billion gas tax and vehicle fee increase intended to fix the state’s roads and make transit improvements.
A regional ballot initiative proposing a $12 parcel tax to fund Bay conservation and flood protection projects appears to have been narrowly approved by voters.
Twin sisters who share everything are $6 million richer after one sister bought a winning Scratchers ticket in San Ramon recently, according to lottery officials. …
A tax exemption for Twitter and other Mid-Market businesses cost The City more than $33 million.
The top tax dodgers in California include a San Francisco landlord, a Burlingame company president and a Silicon Valley entrepreneur.
The former executive director of a Los Altos orchestra has been found guilty of tax fraud.
The California Franchise Tax Board announced Thursday it is granting the same tax relief on state taxes that was provided on federal taxes.
The regatta is now expected to generate $900 million — not $1.4 billion — in economic benefit.
Apple’s Tim Cook faced pointed question from a House committee over “sham” subsidiaries and offshore tax strategies.
Big money is being spent in Richmond to sway voters’ opinions over a plan to impose a special tax on sugary drinks.
Americans are historically impervious to the rest of the world. But if we think the European crisis does not affect us, we are mistaken.
Richmond voters will decide in November on the nation’s first tax on sodas and sugary drinks.
Out-of-state corporations are opposing a bill that would close a loophole and make them pony up for middle-income college students’ tuition.