• San Francisco anti-tax business group got trolled by housing activists

    5 days ago - By Fast Company

    Opponents of a ballot initiative to tax large companies to fund housing programs got a thorough drubbing through parody website and social media accounts.
    In November, voters in San Francisco-by some measures the most expensive city in the country -will decide on a ballot measure called “ Our City, Our Home ” that could raise up to $300 million per year to fund subsidized housing and new services to help get homeless people off the streets. The money would come from a “gross receipts tax” averaging 0.5% on companies' annual revenue over $50 million. That could affect about 300 firms...
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