The Los Angeles City Council on Tuesday tentatively voted to place a proposed sales tax increase before voters next year.
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A proposed vote next year on a half-cent sales tax increase could affect more than just the city’s finances, according to a dire warning from the head of the Los Angeles Police Department.
The Los Angeles City Council will consider several tax measures Wednesday, including a motion to ask voters to raise the city’s sales tax by one-half percent.
With less than two weeks before California voters head to the polls, Gov. Jerry Brown on Friday sought to bolster support for his sales and tax increase proposals.
A coalition of Southland community groups on Wednesday urged grocery chain Fresh & Easy to crack down on sales of alcohol to minors through the chain’s self-checkout machines.
If you’re an Amazon fan, you have just hours left before a California sales tax takes effect on all purchases from the online giant.
A controversial plan to help struggling homeowners in the Inland Empire by invoking eminent domain in order to rescue distress properties was under fire on Friday.
The city manager of Stanton says drastic reductions to public services are coming in the face of an annual deficit of over $2.8 million.
Housing starts specifically in residential construction are expected “to take off in earnest in 2013″ after a slow but steady 2012, according to economists.
Southern California home prices increased in April as the supply of properties for sale — especially low-cost homes in foreclosure — remained tight, a research firm said Wednesday.
Company officials said plans to downsize the number of Arco gas stations have been “blown way out of proportion”.
There may be more relief on the way for struggling homeowners in Southern California.
A slumping housing market — and struggling homeowners — in the San Fernando Valley could soon get a much-needed boost from Washington.
An auction was briefly interrupted Friday by a group of protesters affiliated with a nationwide anti-Wall Street campaign.