City of Inglewood Utility Users Tax, Measure UUT (November 2008)

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A City of Inglewood Utility Users Tax, Measure UUT ballot question was on the November 4, 2008 ballot for voters in the City of Inglewood in Los Angeles County, where it was overwhelmingly approved.

Measure UUT reduced the existing utility users tax in Inglewood from 10% to 8% but extended it to more utilities, thus creating an overall tax increase for the city.

Election results

Measure UUT
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 29,590 84.22%
No5,54515.78%
These final, certified, election results are from the Los Angeles County elections office.

Ballot question

The question on the ballot:

This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

MEASURE UUT: "Shall an ordinance be adopted reducing the existing tax rate on cable/telephone services from 10% to 8%, with revenues funding vital services including; anti-gang/afterschool programs, 9-1-1 emergency, public safety, fire protection, parks, recreation, graffiti abatement, libraries, and senior services; replacing outdated ordinances with a modern ordinance ensuring taxpayers are treated equally, exemptions for low-income seniors and disabled, and annual independent audits for fiscal accountability?"

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