NOTHING CERTAIN BUT DEATH, TAXES, AND DRIVING TAXES

News
by: Mike Rosenberg
Monday, July 16, 2012
Nothing certain but death, taxes, and driving taxes

The Bay Area is considering a proposal to tax drivers for every mile they travel by installing GPS-like trackers on their cars to tally travel.Photo Credit:AP

The Bay Area is considering a long-range plan to become the first place in the nation to tax drivers for every mile they travel, with an average bill of up to $1,300 per year.

The proposal is a long way from becoming reality. But under the scenario, drivers would likely have to install GPS-like trackers on their cars to tally travel in the nine-county Bay Area, from freeways to neighborhood streets, with only low-income people exempted.

Read more:http://times247.com/articles/bay-area-drivers-could-be-forced-to-install-gps-that-tax-their-travel#ixzz218ZPZs9Q

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s