The Sacramento Bee’s Dan Walters comments on the connection between CAL FIRE’s secret fund and the Fire Fee in a report called “Dan Walters Daily: Hidden money and false poverty”
“I’d like to know why I need to pay this when I am actually in a situation that is better protected than many of the people that are not paying this tax.”
- Michael from Grass Valley
“We just see this as an administrative nightmare.”
- Tom Bordonaro, San Luis Obispo County Assessor
“This tax was dreamed up by politicians in Sacramento who are so desperate for revenue that they were willing to ram this through the legislature without the proper two-thirds vote.”
- Jon Coupal, Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association, President
Senator George Runner (Ret.), Member of the State Board of Equalization.