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November 8, 2016 — California General Election

City of San Jose
Measure G - Majority Approval Required

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Election Results


204,153 votes yes (65.59%)

107,125 votes no (34.41%)

100% of precincts reporting (504/504).

360,949 ballots counted.

Business Tax Modernization
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Shall an ordinance be adopted modernizing San Jose's 1986 business tax to fund essential services + such as police, emergency response, and pothole repair + with approximately $12 million in additional annual revenue by raising the base tax from $150 to $195; increasing rates incrementally for larger businesses, as provided in the ordinance at; adjusting for inflation; expanding exemptions for small businesses and financial hardship; and allowing online registration and payment?

Who supports or opposes this measure?

Yes on Measure G

Organizations (2)

Elected & Appointed Officials (0)
No on Measure G
Organizations (0)
Elected & Appointed Officials (0)

More information

News (1)

San Jose business tax hike on November ballot — September 20, 2016 The Mercury News
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