California has long prohibited counties from levying their own income taxes, but a bill by state Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg, D-Sacramento, that passed out of a committee last week would allow just that.
If the bill is signed into law, the San Francisco Board of Supervisors could ask voters to subject themselves to an income tax, but it would need two-thirds approval. Read More
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