Local governments want to make it easier to raise your taxes by reducing the majority needed from voters from two-thirds to just 55%. If passed by the Legislature this month, ACA 1 could appear on the 2024 statewide ballot. In an op-ed in the Sacramento Business Journal, I warn that if this measure becomes law, it could be the final straw for many California family businesses, in addition to all the other taxes, fees, and regulations the state imposes. FBA will always continue fighting to protect California family businesses at the state Capitol and we are urging lawmakers to vote no. You can read it here. (subscription may be required).