Daily Archives: May 2, 2006

"Yacht Tax" Loophole: $45 Million

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One of the hottest debates during the state’s budget woes a couple of years ago was a proposal to make it harder for purchasers of yachts, RVs, and airplanes to avoid paying California’s use tax. Now, a new report shows … Continue reading »


UC: Lack Of "Transparency"

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The long-awaited state audit of compensation policies at the University of California is out, and it reinforces a number of the criticisms leveled over the last few months: UC officials sometimes used vague categories in recording who was paid what, … Continue reading »