A Redwood City Business Tax, Measure M
ballot question was on the November 8, 2011 ballot
for voters in Redwood City in San Mateo County
, where it was approved.
The approval of Measure M means that the business license tax in Redwood City will be increased by $21 plus $15 per employee, with annual adjustments based on the Consumer Price Index. The increase will be layered in over three years.
| Measure M|
| Yes|| 4,554|| 55.6%|
- Election results are from the San Mateo County elections office.
Text of measure
The question on the ballot:
|| Measure M: "To preserve funding for general city services such as libraries, parks, and public safety, shall an ordinance be approved increasing, over three years, the business license tax rates by $21 plus $15 per employee (with a similar increase for businesses not taxed on a per employee basis) annually adjusted thereafter based on the Consumer Price Index, with proceeds placed in the City’s General Fund, subject to City’s annual independent financial audit?"