By Ayush kumar

California to give $1000 to people to not buy a car

As the effects of climate change gets bad, the State of California has decided to reward $1000 to people who give up on cars.

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The $1000 will be rewarded in tax credits.

The govt. will bring it to effect starting TAX year 2023.

why is california doing this

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The vehicles on road are a significant source of air pollution in California, resulting in high emission of pm 2.5 particles.

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This would result in a huge decrease in the emission of greenhouse gases.

The ones responsible for this bill believe this would make customers move to public transport.

Only the houses earning less than $60,000 annually are eligible for this.

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- Marc Vukcevich

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Cars impose a pretty big societal cost that we all experience