Missouri State Income Tax Credit Amendment (2014)
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Text of measure
The official ballot title would have read as follows:
Shall the Missouri Constitution be amended to create an individual and corporate state income tax credit of 60% of the amount donated to Missouri not-for-profit elementary and secondary schools or school districts and Missouri not-for-profit foundations providing scholarships for Missouri secondary school graduates to attend Missouri not-for-profit higher education colleges and universities (this credit cannot exceed the donor’s state income tax liability for the year)? 
See also: Fiscal impact statement
According the Missouri secretary of state's fiscal note:
- Annual state government revenue may have decreased by an estimated $236 million to $938 million. Annual state operating costs may have increased by at least $200,000. Reduced state revenue could have resulted in decreased state funding for local governments and public education entities. Public education entities could have had an unknown increase in donation revenue.
Path to the ballot
- See also: Amending the Missouri Constitution
The supporting group had until May 4, 2014, to turn in the required amount of valid signatures. Missouri law states that signatures must be obtained from registered voters equal to eight percent of the total votes cast in the 2012 governor's election from six of the state's eight congressional districts, meaning supporters must submit at least 157,788 valid signatures by the May deadline.
- 2014-022 Missouri Secretary of State, "2014-022," accessed February 24, 2014
- Missouri Secretary of State, "Ballot measure 2014-022," accessed April 3, 2013
- Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
- Ballotpedia.org, "Laws governing the initiative process in Missouri," accessed March 14, 2014
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Jefferson City (capital)
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