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New Jersey Public Question One (2007)

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The New Jersey Public Question One was on the 2007 ballot in the state of New Jersey as a legislative referral, where it was defeated.

Election results

New Jersey Public Question 1 (2007)
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No682,01452.79%
Yes 609,907 47.21%

Election Results via: The New Jersey Department of State

A Taxpayer's Perspective from the National Taxpayers Union

Public Question 1 would earmark the proceeds from the equivalent of 1 percentage-point of the 7 percent state sales tax for property tax relief.

Experts differ on the effect of this tax shift. Aside from the fact that the measure is not a net tax cut, some question whether the stated intention of providing property tax relief would be properly fulfilled.

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