Oh, great. The last thing we need: even higher gas prices!
According to ABC 7, On July 1, the annual gas tax increase will take effect, raising the cost across the state by around 3 cents a gallon.
Currently, the overall gas tax in California is around 51 cents per gallon and will bump up to 54 cents on Friday. Luckily, is not that much, but every penny really counts as of late.
As previously reported, lawmakers are working on direct payments to California residents for inflation relief.
In the mean time, you may want to fill up your gas tank ASAP. You can also win a $100 Gas Card by joining the Bay Country Club!