Something to Think About #81: by – Klarise Yahya

Continued from Part 80 . . . Determining the Mean The mean is the statistical determination of “average”. The mean of 10+10+30 is 16.67. That is also the average. Both words refer to the same result, but with a small difference. Generally, “average” is used to imply a WAG (Wild Alcoholic Guess), while “mean” suggests…

ATTENTION TO ALL ALAMEDA CITY EMPLOYERS

NEW WAGES FOR RESIDENT MANAGERS! Alameda City, California, Enacts Minimum Wage Ordinance The City of Alameda, California has passed an ordinance establishing a local minimum wage that applies to all employees who work at least two hours in a calendar week within the city as follows:  July 1, 2019 – $13.50  July 1, 2020 –…

Prop. 13 Tax Protection in Danger! By – Jon Coupal

Dear Dan:  You may recall from our last President’s Circle update that we predicted very rough waters for California taxpayers after the November election.  Regrettably, we were right. Sacramento politicians are now trying to outdo each other in conjuring up new ways to tax California homeowners, citizen taxpayers and businesses both large and small.  And,…