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Tuesday, October 31, 2017

 

WE WILL NOT FORGET!
How did your state representative and your state senator vote
on the Legislature's obscene pay grab?
History of the Legislators' Obscene Pay Grab
House Override Vote Senate Override Vote

"Whichever way you slice it, the same people who complain they can’t get a fair shake from a cynical public have just done a marvelous job in making that public even more cynical."

Kevin Cullen, The Boston Globe, Jan. 29, 2017
On the Legislature's obscene $18M pay grab



CLT exposed The Takers latest scheme, again  (Oct 31)

"It Tolls for Thee"  (Oct 26)

NO to S.1959 – More tolls on motorists  (Oct 24)


Grad Tax would hike Mass. to 2nd-highest in U.S., 6th-highest in world  (Oct 18)

Battling the Clueless
After-action reports on more seat belt laws, by Chip Faulkner and Chip Ford
Insanity epidemic plagues Beacon Hill  (Oct 10)
Grad Tax: Fight's On!  (Oct 4)
Sales Tax Rollback Petitions Now Available  (Sep 30)
Still not taxed enough?  (Sep 28)
Note to Gov. Baker for Barbara Anderson goes unanswered  (May 1)

MORE CLT UPDATES
Updates, Alerts, News Releases and Advisories back to 1997
Barbara Anderson videos now available, more to come  (Jul 16)
Videos of Barbara Anderson
1986 onward — a work in progress

Report on the Celebration of Life of Barbara Anderson  (Jun 7)
Tributes on the passing of Barbara Anderson  (Apr 14)
Barbara Anderson's Farewell Column
Fighting pirates with the Lost Boys  (Apr 11)

Taxpayer champion Barbara Anderson dies at 73
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Better Late Than Never
This injustice has gone on for too long!
TO REVIEW THE HISTORY OF THIS MISCARRIAGE OF JUSTICE
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Spend your dining-out money
where your buck gets the biggest bang!

Cities and Towns with an Additional
.75% Local Options Meals Tax

The Beleaguered Bay State Taxpayer


FIND  OUT  WHY

THE TRUTH
See also:
Point of Reckoning: Two Decades of State Budget Trends 
By Cameron Huff  ●  MassInc Policy Brief  ●  March 2008

The Fat-Cats’ Trojan Horse

WHAT  IT  DOES


WHAT  IS  IT?

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Was It a Promise or Wasn't It?

You Decide!

House Version

Senate Version

Contains former-Speaker Thomas Finneran's
absurd defense of the indefensible

Contains former-President Thomas Birmingham's
absurd defense of the indefensible

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November 4, 1980 - November 4, 2010
CLICK HERE FOR ITS HISTORY

Boston Globe Magazine - May 18, 1986
Massachusetts makes a comeback
What is responsible for the state's amazing turnaround?
Would you believe Proposition 2˝?

By Charles Kenney

Proposition 2˝ Information

CLT Saves Proposition 2˝ Again - 30 Years Later

House leadership attacks Proposition 2˝; Urges major tax hike (Apr 21, 2010)

CLT's 'prevent defense' winning another one for Prop 2˝ (Apr 23, 2010)

Taxpayers demand a Section 8 discharge for stealth tax (Apr 25, 2010)

Taxpayers win a big one; CLT saves Proposition 2˝ again! (Apr 27, 2010)

More news and commentary on CLT's latest taxpayer win (Apr 29, 2010)

What CLT's Proposition 2˝ saves you in your auto excise tax alone

Is it time to update Proposition 2˝?
December 9, 2014
1980 Secretary of State's Voter Information Booklet
Question 2 Proposition 2
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THE LAW
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Proposition 2˝ and You
Celebrating the 25th Anniversary of Proposition 2˝

Report 
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More Celebrations
Proposition 2˝ - 20 Years Later
November 4, 2000
Report
 
History of Proposition 2˝
From the Massachusetts Municipal Association
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Proposition 2˝ Ballot Questions
Requirements and Procedures
 
Massachusetts Department of Revenue
Division of Local Services
Everything You Wanted to Know About Levy Limits ... But Were Afraid to Ask
A Primer on Prop 2˝
  
Property  Tax  Abatement  Form   
Click below to request a copy of CLT's
"How to Defeat a Proposition 2˝ Override" manual
Tongue-in-Cheek Tips from a Taxpayer Activist:
What to expect from Proposition 2˝ override supporters
Proposition 2˝'s Levy Limit Components and a Statistical Review Over the Last Decade:
Does Your Community "Tax to the Max?"

Massachusetts Department of Revenue
City & Town — August 21, 2014

Including "Where Would You Cut?"  (A CLT Exercise in Futility)
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