California – Possible Sales Tax Increase for Los Angeles County

SALT Report 3724 – On October 7, 2015, Gov. Jerry Brown signed SB 767 that allows the L.A. County Metropolitan Transportation Authority to seek approval from voters for a sales tax increase. “If the voters agree, L.A. County can expand its transit system, address key highway needs around the county, bolster local transportation programs, and support sustainable development,’’ said Senate leader Kevin De León (D-Los Angeles).

For further Information:

http://leginfo.legislature.ca.gov/faces/billNavClient.xhtml?bill_id=201520160SB767

http://www.latimes.com/local/political/la-me-pc-tax-increase-possible-for-l-a-county-transit-20151005-story.html