Tax-Cap Vote Drive

Watts, Jim
March 2006
Bond Buyer;3/7/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32333, p29
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the petition started out by Arizona Tax Revolt to bring California-style limits on property taxes to Arizona. The group will be using 2003 property valuations as the basis for future tax bills. It was believed that the ballot initiative would cap the combined tax rate for any property at one percent of its 2003 value.


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