Alameda County voters pass transportation tax measure

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Alameda County voters have approved a measure that will double the county’s transportation sales tax…

Voters in Berkeley pass tax on sugary drinks

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Berkeley voters became the first in the country to approve taxing sodas to curb consumption…

Tax fraud case against Lionel Messi goes ahead

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A Spanish judge on Monday rejected a prosecutor’s request to drop charges of tax fraud against Lionel Messi…

Americans renouncing citizenship to avoid tax fine

Record numbers of Americans living overseas are renouncing their citizenship or green cards to avoid pay steep tax fine…

Alameda County ballot measures in June election

Alameda County voters will decide the fate of five ballot measures in the June 3 election…

Two Bay Area post offices open until 8:30 p.m. on tax day

Two post offices in the Bay Area are open late in case any late filers cannot make it during regular retail hours Tuesday…

Tax filing deadline is coming

April 15, 2014 is the IRS tax filing deadline.

Six cities face sales tax increases next week

Shoppers in six Bay Area cities will have to dig a little deeper into their pockets beginning April 1 when new sales tax rates go into effect…

IRS warns public a nationwide phone scam

IRS warns public a nationwide phone scam which has stolen $1 million from thousands of unsuspecting people…

Tax scam cost local woman $3,000

Belmont police are warning the public of a tax payment scam that cost a Belmont woman $3,000 last week…

Average tax refund so far: $3034

All together, the IRS sent out roughly $147 billion in refunds between Jan. 31 and Feb. 28…