Repeal the death tax in the name of true equity in California

Equity, before it took on its current “woke” definition, meant value, as in the accumulated value of ownership in real estate. It still means that. After 30 years of payments for housing, a tenant who pays rent has nothing. An owner who pays off a mortgage loan has equity. The...

HJTA announces initiative to “Repeal the Death Tax”

The Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association, California’s leading taxpayer advocacy group, will go forward with an initiative to restore the right of parents to transfer their home and limited other property to their children without reassessment to market value.The announcement follows the 3-4 vote in the Senate Governance and Finance Committee...