Gas tax http://kvpr.org en California Bill Would Delay Cap And Trade Transportation Fuel Permits http://kvpr.org/post/california-bill-would-delay-cap-and-trade-transportation-fuel-permits <p>A California Assemblyman has introduced a bill that would delay part of the state’s greenhouse gas reduction program for at least three years. Under the bill, energy companies would be able to put off purchasing “transportation fuel pollution” permits. Capital Public Radio’s Max Pringle reports.</p> Sat, 05 Jul 2014 23:38:03 +0000 Max Pringle - Capital Public Radio 35248 at http://kvpr.org California Bill Would Delay Cap And Trade Transportation Fuel Permits Price at the Pump to Go Up Monday Thanks to "Gas Tax Swap" http://kvpr.org/post/price-pump-go-monday-thanks-gas-tax-swap <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The price at the pump goes up today/Monday in California – by 3 ½ cents per gallon of gasoline.&nbsp; As Ben Adler reports from Sacramento, that’s because of a particularly complex part of an old state budget deal.</span></p><p>California tax law is full of confusing formulas with colorful names, like the triple flip and the single sales factor.&nbsp; Here, we’re talking about something called the gas tax swap.&nbsp; It stems from the 2010 budget deal in the heart of the recession.&nbsp;</p> Sat, 29 Jun 2013 19:10:58 +0000 Ben Adler 17559 at http://kvpr.org Price at the Pump to Go Up Monday Thanks to "Gas Tax Swap"