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Abusive Taxes

NEWS: California Faces Highest Personal Dividend Tax in U.S.

KBFK Sacramento reports a new study by the Tax Foundation found that Californians face the highest personal dividend tax rate in the United States. While the average rate across the US is 28.6%, California's rate currently stands at 33%.

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OPINION: California High Taxes & So-Called Balanced Budget!

KMPH 26 News quotes HJTA's own Jon Coupal to explain how California's current system of taxation and overregulation is making its economic situation worse. As Coupal is quoted saying, "California will never grow out of this recovery, unless we have a vibrant economic recovery. He says that will not happen unless we change the way we do business."

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NEWS: California ranks 48th in Tax Foundation’s business climate index

The Sacramento Bee reports California ranked 48th out 50 states in the Washington, D.C.-based Tax Foundation’s 2014 State Business Tax Climate Index.

The index, now in its 10th edition, collects data on the 50 states’ tax provisions and compares the scores. While the foundation cited “improvements” in California’s corporate tax code, the state was ranked above only New Jersey and No. 50 New York.

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OPINION: Dan Walters: California's high taxes bring low results

Dan Walters writing for the Sacramento Bee ponders how California can have one of the highest tax burdens in the nation, yet consistently rank very low in what those many billions of tax dollars provide.

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OPINION: CALIFORNIA, HOME OF THE DESTITUTE

As new Census Bureau numbers rank California as the highest in poverty, John Hinderaker of Powerline Blog explains how California is another example of how where liberal policies are implemented, productive citizens fade away and poverty follows.

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