Dan Walters has been a journalist for nearly 57 years, spending all but a few of those years working for California newspapers. He began his professional career in 1960, at age 16, at the Humboldt Times in Eureka, while still attending high school, and turned down a National Merit scholarship to continue working as a journalist.
The response by Bible-thumping wing-nuts to this tragedy typifies what Dr. Phillip Zimbardo describes in The Lucifer Effect (2007) as “the process of dehumanization by which certain other people or.
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A $12 billion tax hike is coming for Californians next year, thanks to the Republican tax bill championed by Congresswoman Mimi Walters (R-Irvine). According to an analysis by the Franchise Tax Board, new caps on tax deductions included in the Walters-backed bill is the main factor in higher taxes for many Californians.
Most noticeably, the federal tax bill limits deductions for mortgage interest and state and local taxes (salt), which would hit those in upper-middle and upper economic classes the hardest, because they are most likely to bump up against those limits. California political leaders,
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A new federal tax plan is upon us. columnist dan walters weighs what it means – including the possibility of more of California’s wealthy escaping to Nevada enclaves such as Incline Village on.
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The Mises Institute just released a study on the phenomenon of tax exodus, and it found that 7.5 million people have left high-tax states, Puplava noted. The top destinations were Florida, Texas, and North Carolina. With the push to eliminate state and property taxes as deductions at the Federal level, many may have little choice but to leave.
‘Property Man’ host and Fox News legal analyst bob massi discusses reports that many wealthy Californians are fleeing the state over GOP tax reform concerns.
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