Tag Archive: DEATH BY TAXES: Lawmakers In California Propose Taxing Drinking Water


on April 11, 2019 in Featured World News

DEATH BY TAXES: Lawmakers In California Propose Taxing Drinking Water

By Joseph Curl   @josephcurl California, which already has the highest taxes in the nation, has finally decided to just go all in and tax drinking water. We’ll repeat that: Drinking water in California could soon be taxed. Lawmakers in the state of Californistan have proposed more than $6.2 billion worth of tax increases, according to the California Tax Foundation (CTF). Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom has submitted a $209 billion budget that would set aside nearly $20 billion in a reserve fund. Newsom says the state lacks access to clean drinking water, calling the situation a “disgrace.” A new...

By Joseph Curl   @josephcurl California, which already has the highest taxes in the nation, has finally decided to just go all in and tax drinking water. We’ll repeat that: Drinking water in California could soon be taxed. Lawmakers...

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