OPINION: California property taxes show sharp gains, especially in Bay Area

California property tax receipts for this year will exceed $60 billion, twelve times the amount taken in before Proposition 13, writes Dan Walters in the Sacramento Bee. Walters says this 6 percent increase in property tax revenues shows property taxes generate a steady stream of valuable income to support local services and disprove unfounded arguments of Proposition 13 opponents.

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