Oregon Abolition of Federal Income Tax Deductions, Measure 14 (1960)
The Oregon Abolition of Federal Income Tax Deductions Amendment, also known as Measure 14, was on the November 8, 1960 ballot in Oregon as a veto referendum, where it was defeated, thus overturning the legislation. The measure would have increased state tax revenues, abolished federal income tax deductions and lowered personal income tax rates.
|Oregon Measure 14 (1960)|
Election results via: Oregon Blue Book
Text of measure
The language appeared on the ballot as:
This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
14. PERSONAL INCOME TAX BILL - Purpose: To increase state revenues. Lower personal income tax rates. Abolishes federal tax deduction. Applicable to all tax years beginning after December 31, 1958.
(ESTIMATE OF COST: If Ballot Measure 14 (HB 670) is approved by the electorate the increase in state revenue from personal income tax will be approximately $6,400,000 per annum, based on present level of personal income.)
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- State of Oregon Official Voters' Pamphlet 1960