Daily Tax Report: State

Square’s Dorsey Sees ‘Unfairness’ in San Francisco Homeless Tax

Oct. 19, 2018, 6:39 PM

Square and Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey, in a series of tweets Friday, returned to the topic of “Proposition C,” a proposed San Francisco corporate tax increase that could double the city’s budget to fight its widespread homeless problem, a topic which has spurred debate and already caused Dorsey to butt heads with Salesforce.com’s CEO Mark Benioff.

Dorsey made today’s comments after Benioff publicly questioned Dorsey’s commitment to fighting homelessness in a series of tweets last week. Salesforce and Square are both headquartered in San Francisco.

While the same “unfairness” issue doesn’t apply to Twitter, Dorsey said,...

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