California Bill Would Strip Tax Break for Vacation Homes

SACRAMENTO — California would raise taxes on some homeowners and use the money to pay for homeless services under a bill proposed Thursday. Assemblyman David Chiu, a Democrat from San Francisco, wants to eliminate the mortgage interest deduction on vacation...
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Now Roquefort: US Eyes Tariffs on $2.4B in French Imports

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is proposing tariffs on up to $2.4 billion worth of French imports — including Roquefort cheese, handbags, lipstick and sparkling wine — in retaliation for France’s tax on American tech giants like Google, Amazon and Faceb...

Fresno Unified Wrestles With How Big to Make Bond Measure

Faced with lower community support for a bond measure that would hike property taxes, the Fresno Unified School Board appears split on whether to ask voters to greenlight a $500 million bond measure. The board is likely to vote on a bond measure resolution ...
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Impact of Trump’s Tariffs on Americans Explained

President Donald Trump's international trade war might have made sense from an American perspective in the 19th century. Certainly, Trump is to be commended for trying to protect U.S. patents, trade secrets, and intellectual properties. China, as we know, d...