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City of Trinidad Sales Tax Increase, Measure I (November 2008)

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A City of Trinidad Sales Tax Increase, Measure I ballot question was on the November 4, 2008 ballot for voters in the City of Trinidad in Humboldt County, California, where it was approved.

Measure "I" approved a four-year increase of 0.75% (three-quarters of 1%) in the City of Trinidad's sales tax. The tax became effective on April 1, 2009 and expires on March 31, 2013.

Election results

Measure I
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 117 52.23%
No10747.77%
These final, certified, election results are from the Humboldt 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 I: "Measure "I" asks the voters whether the City of Trinidad should approve a 0.75% (three-quarters of 1%) increase to the transaction and use tax rate (commonly known as the "sales tax") for four years. Voter approval of this Measure would implement this 0.75% tax as described below, for a period of four years only, effective April 1, 2009 through March 31, 2013."

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