Minimum Wage Increase and Gas Tax Decrease

Big Bear, CA, July 1, 2014 - California workers earning minimum wage should see a bump in their next paycheck. The first minimum wage hike in six years goes into effect today raising the hourly wage from eight to nine dollars. Although this should help most low paid workers, not everyone is happy about the increase. Many small business owners are … [Read more...]

Statewide Taxable Sales Up In First Quarter 2011


Sacramento, CA, June 15, 2012, noon - In the first quarter of 2011, taxable sales in California rose 9.0 percent from a year earlier, continuing an upward trend that began in the first quarter of 2010, according to Michelle Steel, Vice Chair of the California State Board of Equalization. A preliminary statewide estimate for the first quarter of … [Read more...]