Richard Rider, Chair, San Diego Tax Fighters Wrote:
Nov 10, 2012 3:56 PM
CA has the highest state sales tax rate in the nation. 7.25% (does not include local sales taxes). 7.50% starting next year. http://taxfoundation.org/article/state-and-local-sales-tax-rates-january-1-2012 CA corporate income tax rate (8.84%) is the highest west of the Mississippi (our economic competitors) except for Alaska. http://taxfoundation.org/article/2013-state-business-tax-climate-index Table #1 – we are 6th highest nationwide.