In summary

Some California legislators are considering a sales tax on services. A services tax won’t reduce California’s budget volatility and would worsen the state’s affordability crisis. With record budget surpluses, talk of new taxes should be political malpractice.

We want to hear from you

Want to submit a guest commentary or reaction to an article we wrote? You can find our submission guidelines here. Please contact Gary Reed with any commentary questions: gary@calmatters.org, (916) 234-3081.