Gas Prices Skyrocketing: Rip-Off, Conspiracy, … or? [Shocking State-by-State Comparison]

Craig Huey California, Current Events, Taxation 3 Comments

The biased media and politicians are making false claims about gasoline prices: Why are gas prices in some states so much higher than in others? Why don’t they tell you how much of the price per gallon you pay goes to the government? Let’s face it – high gasoline prices and car registration fees hurt us all… The poor and …

The Gas Tax Fiasco: 6 Surprising and Little-Known Reasons Why the Taxes You Pay Keep Increasing While Road Quality Keeps Deteriorating

Craig Huey California, Politics, Taxation Leave a Comment

Across the nation, gas taxes in many states keep increasing while the quality of roads and bridges keeps declining. Why? Here are 6 surprising and little-known reasons for the disparity: 1. The types and the amounts of gas tax vary widely from state to state. The federal component of the gas tax – which has remained constant since 1993 – …