Ohio Income Tax Exemption, Amendment 2 (1973)
The Ohio Income Tax Exemption Amendment, also known as Amendment 2, was on the November 6, 1973 ballot in Ohio as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure abolished the previous minimum amount of annual income exempt from the state income tax and granted the Ohio General Assembly the authority to establish a new one.
|Ohio Amendment 2 (1973)|
Election results via: Ohio Secretary of State
Text of measure
The question appeared on the ballot as:
|“||Shall Section 8 of Article XII of the Ohio Constitution be amended to remove the $3,000 limitation on the amount of annual income which may be exempt from taxation and to permit the amount exempted from taxation to be provided for by law?||”|
The full text of the measure can be read here.
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- History of Initiative & Referendum in Ohio
- Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, "Ohio Constitution: Table of Proposed Amendments," accessed February 12, 2015
- Ohio Secretary of State, "Amendment and Legislation: Proposed Constitutional Amendments, Initiated Legislation, and Laws Challenged by Referendum, Submitted to the Electors," accessed February 12, 2015
- State Library of Ohio, "Proposed constitutional amendments, initiated legislation and laws challenged by referendum, submitted to the electors," accessed February 12, 2015
- Toledo Blade, "The Blade's Endorsements," November 5, 1973
- Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
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