Local Taxes

November 14, 2012 - 1:34 PM
In this Nov. 8, 2012, photo, firefighters and paramedics from the Sacramento City Fire Department load a man, injured in a fall, into an ambulance in Sacramento, Calif. Sacramento voters, who don't want to see a reduction in service such as public safety, approved a sales tax hike by a 2-to-1 ratio. During last week's elections, voters across the country opted to raise taxes to help their cities, counties and school districts. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)