Oregon Graduated Income Tax, Measure 25 (1912)

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The Oregon Graduated Income Tax Amendment, also known as Measure 25, was on the November 5, 1912 ballot in Oregon as an initiated constitutional amendment, where it was defeated. The measure would have provided for a graduated or progressive income tax.[1]

Election results

Oregon Measure 25 (1912)
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No52,94850.12%
Yes 52,702 49.88%

Election results via: Oregon Blue Book

Text of measure

The language appeared on the ballot as:[1]

Proposed by Initiative Petition

A bill for an Act providing for the consolidation of contiguous incorporated cities and towns, legalizing consolidations heretofore attempted and providing a method for the creation and organization of new counties. --- Vote YES or NO.

350. Yes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

351. No . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . [2]

Path to the ballot

Measure 25 was filed in the office of the Secretary of State on July 2, 1912.[1]

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Oregon State Library, "State of Oregon Official Voters' Pamphlet," accessed November 1, 2013
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.