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Councilman Jose Moreno Wants To Impose More Taxes In Anaheim

District 3 Councilman Jose F. Moreno is taking advantage of the state-imposed economic shutdown and the legalized cannabis business discussion to beat the drum for more taxes in Anaheim: taxes on telecom, ticket taxes on the Disneyland Resort, the Angels and the Honda Center. Is anyone really surprised? At a Zoom townhall he hosted on May 11, Moreno signaled his ...

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OC Business Council: “Approve Protection for Anaheim Taxpayers”

Orange County Business Council President and CEO Lucy Dunn published a column in yesterday’s OC Register calling on the Anaheim City Council to vote to place before voters the Anaheim Taxpayer Protection Act proffered by Councilwoman Kris Murray: Approve protection for Anaheim taxpayers In the middle of California’s drought, I’m reminded of an old Jewish proverb that says “taxes grow ...

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OC Taxpayers Association: “Anaheim Taxpayers Need Protection”

Carolyn Cavecche, president of the OC Taxpayers Association, penned this op-ed in yesterday’s OC Register, calling on the Anaheim City Council to place Councilwoman Kris Murray’s Anaheim Taxpayer Protection Act charter amendment on the November 2016 ballot. She also notes that other charter cities in the county are following Murray’s lead with like charter amendments of their own. California voters ...

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City Council to Vote on Kris Murray’s “Anaheim Taxpayer Protection Act”

This came over the transom today from Anaheim Mayor Pro Tem Kris Murray: MURRAY PROPOSES “ANAHEIM TAXPAYER PROTECTION ACT” ANAHEIM—Anaheim Council Member Kris Murray has proposed an amendment to the city’s charter requiring a two-thirds vote of the City Council to put any new tax measures on the ballot. This proposed charter amendment is scheduled for council action Tuesday, March ...

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VIDEO: Jose F. Moreno “Open” To Gate Tax, Utility Tax, Hiking Local Sales Tax and “Split-Roll” Property Tax

One of the questions put to the candidates at the Anaheim Buzz/Anaheim Hills Community Council forum was a speed-round on taxes. They were asked for a yes-or-no response to whether they supported or opposed: Imposing a “gate” tax on entry to Disneyland Resort, Angel Stadium, the Honda Center and other sports and entertainment venues” A utility tax Raising the sales ...

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Jose Moreno Is “Open” To Gate Tax, Utility Tax, Local Sales Tax Hike and Split-Roll Property Tax

Last night’s candidate forum sponsored by the Anaheim Buzz and the Anaheim Hills Community Council was by and large a civil event, with a few flashpoints during the evening. One of the most illuminating was at the beginning of the council candidates segment. The first question was on taxes and kicked off with a “speed round” in which the candidates ...

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OC GOP Burning Money In Anaheim

If you’re looking for an example of how the OC Republican Party Central Committee endorsement process continues to misfire, Anaheim is a perfect example. The main value to a candidate of this endorsement is the hope that somehow, from someone, money will arrive at the OC GOP to fund a “member communication” — usually a mail piece touting the endorsed ...

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