Increasing Gas Taxes In US Blamed On Rise Of Fuel-Efficient Carshe growth of fuel-efficient and electric cars means Americans are paying fewer gas taxes. States, which use gas taxes to pay for road repairs and public transit, are raising taxes on about one in three drivers in America to make up for lost revenue.
California's Voter-Approved Gas Tax Increase Goes Into Effect July 1If you thought gas prices were already bad enough, get ready for things to get worse.
H&R Block Denies 'Peace Of Mind Claim' For Couple After Costly Mistake On TaxesThe couple said they paid extra for this protection from the tax preparer, but they still had to fight to get H&R Block to pay for the mistakes.
Government Slashes Tesla's Tax Credit As Company Gets Ready To Offer Lower-Cost Model 3Tesla buyers can say goodbye to a $7,500 tax credit in the new year.
Millions Of Taxpayers Could Wind Up Owing For 2018The tax law passed late last year included slews of changes that will have wide impacts across the U.S. Among them is a likely jump in the numbers of Americans who’ll owe taxes when they file 2018 returns.
Supreme Court Rules States Can Force Online Retailers To Collect Sales TaxThe Supreme Court ruled Thursday that states can compel retailers to collect sales taxes even if they don't have a physical presence in the state.
How To Claim A Refund On Erroneous $75 'Recording Tax'Did you pay $75 for something called a "recording tax"? If so, you might be entitled to a refund.
Woman Discovers She Has Been Paying Real Estate Taxes On Storage BinJeannie Martin recently discovered she has been paying real estate taxes on the box for the past 9 years. “I was rather shocked.”
California Collects $60.9 Million In Taxes In 3 Months From Marijuana Users, GrowersLegal recreational marijuana sales netted the state of California $60.9 million in tax revenue in the first three months of 2018, according to the state’s tax agency.
Senate Approves Gop Tax Plan, House To Revote WednesdayIn a vote in the early Wednesday morning hours, the Senate approved the final version of the first overhaul of the US tax code in more than 30 years, handing President Donald Trump and congressional Republicans their most significant legislative victory of 2017.
In Win For Gov. Brown, Legislature Passes Tax Hike For Road RepairsCalifornia lawmakers on Thursday approved a $5-billion-a-year plan to boost the state's gas and vehicle taxes to pay for major road repairs, handing a victory to Gov. Jerry Brown who has lobbied for years for money to fix crumbling highways and bridges.
California Gas Tax Proposal Passes Legislature, Moves To Governor's DeskThe governor and top legislative leaders pressed all week to convince fellow Democrats to support the measure in the face of opposition from environmentalists and anti-tax crusaders.
California Tobacco Tax More Than Doubles To $2.87 Per PackCigarette prices have shot skyward in California.
Lawmakers: Gas Tax, Driving Fee To Fund Proposed $52B Plan To Fix California's RoadsCalifornia's governor and legislative leaders on Wednesday proposed raising $52 billion to fix the state's roads through a big increase in the gasoline tax along with higher car registration fees and a $100 charge on emission-free vehicles.
Man Tries 'Mark Of The Beast' Defense For Not Paying 21 Years Of Taxes, LosesA Pennsylvania man has been convicted of failing to file his income tax returns for 21 years because he considered using a Social Security number akin to using the "mark of the beast" spelled out in the Bible.