City of Kingsburg Hotel Tax, Measure A (November 2008)

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A City of Kingsburg Hotel Tax, Measure A ballot question was on the November 4, 2008 ballot for voters in the City of Kingsburg in Fresno County, California, where it was approved.

Measure A increased the tax charged to those who stay in local hotels from 8% to 12%.

A simple majority vote was required for approval.

Election results

Measure A
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 3,329 75.56%
No1,07724.44%
These final, certified, election results are from the Fresno County elections office.

Ballot question

The question on the ballot:

Measure A: "To maintain and improve public safety services such as police and fire protection, street and pothole repair, parks, youth, after-school, anti-gang and anti-drug programs; senior and other city services, shall the City of Kingsburg impose a Transient Occupancy Tax, also known as a hotel bed tax paid only by hotel guest, of 12%, 4% more than the current tax of 8%, and continuing to be subject to publicly available annual audits."[1]

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