“Global Warming” Fee Added to Calif. Gas Prices – Before Sales Tax!


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Drivers now paying a tax on top of a “global warming” tax

"Global Warming" Fee Added to Calif. Gas Prices - Before Sales Tax! Image Credits: Kit Daniels / Infowars.com

Kit Daniels
Infowars.com

California drivers are now paying a “global warming” fee added to the price of gasoline before sales tax, forcing them to pay a tax on top of a tax.

The state is charging gas retailers a new “global warming” cap-and-trade fee and retailers are passing the cost to consumers, but the consumer sales tax is calculated from the full pump price, which includes the cap-and-trade fee.

“The global warming fee, which is variable and could soar in the future, added about a dime this week,” Dan McSwain of UT San Diego said. “Then the state adds 2.25% of the full retail price – including those other fees and taxes – while city and county sales taxes add more (0.5% in most of San Diego County).”

Many drivers haven’t…

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One Response to “Global Warming” Fee Added to Calif. Gas Prices – Before Sales Tax!

  1. Look____________a Unicorn! Great post.

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