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Senator Gaines Disappointed Committee Rejected Audit Request Of New California Tax Authorities
August 8, 2018
SACRAMENTO – Senator Ted Gaines (R-El Dorado) today expressed disappointment in the Joint Legislative Audit Committee’s (JLAC) denial of his request for an audit of California’s newest tax agencies – the California Department of Taxes and Fee Administration (CDTFA) and the Office of Tax...
Gaines Gazette: August 1, 2018
August 1, 2018
In This Issue: Carr Fire: Update & Available Resources | CHP Officer Nathan Taylor Memorial Overcrossing | Celebrating HJTA! | Habitat For Humanity | Bill To Help Taxpayers Passes Assembly Committee | CAAPS Capital Business Exchange | Intern Appreciation | Follow Me!
Klamathon Fire: Update & Available Resources
July 16, 2018
Photo credit: CAL FIRE Dear Friend, I wanted to give you a brief update on the status of the Klamathon Fire and share information on some local and state resources that are available for recovery assistance. As of this morning, the Klamathon Fire in Siskiyou County is now 36,500 acres and 70...
Senator Gaines' Bill To Help Taxpayers Passes Assembly Committee
July 3, 2018
SACRAMENTO – Senator Ted Gaines (R-El Dorado) announced his Senate Bill 1246, a bill that will streamline and modernize the process for expediting property tax refunds to California taxpayers, passed out of the Assembly Committee on Revenue and Taxation. “I’m pleased to have the Committee’s support...
Gaines Gazette: July 2, 2018
July 2, 2018
In This Issue: Happy Independence Day! | Recognizing 2018 Nonprofit Of The Year | 11th Anniversary Of Angora Fire | Cruisin‘ Into Summer | Opposed To Wasteful Budget | Nor Cal Gun Vault Small Business Of The Year | At Your Service… | Follow Me!
Senator Gaines Recognizes 11th Anniversary Of Lake Tahoe Angora Fire
June 21, 2018
SACRAMENTO – Senator Ted Gaines (R-El Dorado) notes that this Sunday, June 24 marks the 11th anniversary of the devastating Angora Fire and pledges his continued efforts to increase fire safety in the Lake Tahoe Basin. “I will never forget the severity of what I saw 11 years ago when I toured the...
Senator Gaines Honors Nor Cal Gun Vault As 1st Senate District Small Business Of The Year
June 20, 2018
Senator Ted Gaines (R-El Dorado) proudly recognized Nor Cal Gun Vault as the 1st Senate District 2018 Small Business of the Year during California Small Business Day. “As a small business owner myself, I know how difficult it can be to operate in California. I applaud owners Eddie and Tammy Ford on...
Senator Gaines Opposes Wasteful Budget
June 14, 2018
SACRAMENTO – Senator Ted Gaines (R-El Dorado) today issued the following statement regarding the Democrat majority-vote budget bill: “I tip my hat to Governor Brown and his Democrat allies in the legislature; they can spend money faster and more irresponsibly than any group of people I’ve ever seen...
Gaines Gazette: June 1, 2018
June 1, 2018
In This Issue: Memorial Day Remembrance | Bills Honoring Veterans | Thoughts On Governor’s Revised Budget | Unity In Community | Audit Request Of The City Of Lincoln Approved | Celebrity Waiter Luncheon | Bills To Help Overtaxed Californians Fail In Committee | Supporting Mother-Baby Friendly Workplaces | ’Tis The Season For County Fairs | Helping Families Save For College On National 529 College Savings Plan Day | Don’t Forget To Vote June 5 | Follow Me!
Senator Gaines Highlights His Bill To Help Families Save For College On National 529 College Savings Plan Day
May 29, 2018
SACRAMENTO – Today is National 529 College Savings Plan Day and Senator Ted Gaines (R-El Dorado) is highlighting his Senate Bill 1218, legislation that will help families save money for college by making contributions to 529 plans tax deductible in California. “The cost to send kids to college has...
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