Briefing complete in local tax challenge
With the filing of our reply brief on appeal, briefing has been completed in Building Industry Association – Bay Area v. City of San Ramon. The appeal concerns the legality of a tax levied by the City of San Ramon on new development. We contend that the tax violates a number of constitutional and statutory protections for homeowners and taxpayers. We hope for a hearing in the California Court of Appeal sometime later this year.
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