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Alameda

6/30/2036

6/7/2016

Description:

Effective Date

7/1/2016

Sunset Date

Alameda County

Election Date:

To protect San Francisco Bay for future generations by reducing trash, pollution and harmful toxins, improving water quality, restoring habitat for fish, birds and wildlife, protecting communities from floods, and increasing shoreline public access, shall the San Francisco Bay Restoration Authority authorize a parcel tax of $12 per year, raising approximately $25 million annually for twenty years with independent citizen oversight, audits, and all funds staying local? (Measure AA, 6/7/2016.)

Rate:

$12 per parcel annually.

Parcels already exempt from state ad valorem tax shall also be exempt from parcel taxes.

Exemptions:

Uniformity:

Uniform

Levy Type:

Special Tax

Vote in Support (%):

70.1

More Information:

Indefinite

6/8/1982

Description:

Effective Date

7/1/1982

Sunset Date

Alameda County Mosquito Abatement District

Election Date:

Shall the proposed special tax set forth in Resolution 82-2 of the Board of Trustees of the Alameda County Mosquito Abatement District be adopted? (Measure K, 6/8/1982)

Rate:

The maximum allowable rates are $1.75 per parcel, $3.50 per multiple unit (2-4 units), and $8.75 per multiple unit (5 or more units), or mobile home park. The tax may not be increased for inflation.

Non-residential parcels are exempt from taxation.

Exemptions:

Uniformity:

Non-Uniform

Levy Type:

Special Tax

Vote in Support (%):

67.65

More Information:

Indefinite

6/3/1997

Description:

Effective Date

6/3/1997

Sunset Date

Alameda County Service Area EM 1983-1

Election Date:

Shall a special tax be approved to continue emergency medical services including paramedic, ambulance and trauma services at a rate of $21.14 per benefit unit, to be adjusted according to the Consumer Price Index for the San Francisco Bay Area, as proposed in Ordinance 0-97-52, described in the Voter Information Pamphlet? (Measure C, 6/3/1997.)

Rate:

The special tax shall be imposed at a maximum rate of $21.14 per benefit unit for fiscal year 1996-97, and may be increased annually thereafter by the change in the Consumer Price Index. The benefit units are assigned as follows: 1 unit per living unit; 5 units per department store and discount house; 4 units per restaurant; 7 units per shopping center; 4 units per supermarket; 2 units per warehouse; 4 units per light industry; 6 units per heavy industry; 4 units per bank; 4 units per 1-5 story office building; 7 units per office building more than 5 stories tall. Other units apply, depending on property type.

All property (unless otherwise exempted by state or federal law) is subject to tax.

Exemptions:

Uniformity:

Non-Uniform

Levy Type:

Special Tax

Vote in Support (%):

More Information:

6/30/2018

3/8/2011

Description:

Measure A

Effective Date

7/1/2011

Sunset Date

Alameda Unified School District

Election Date:

To maintain high-quality Alameda schools by protecting small class sizes; core academic, art, music and athletic programs; neighborhood schools; and retaining excellent teachers, shall Alameda Unified School District replace two existing parcel taxes with one annual parcel tax for 7 years in the amounts described in the voter pamphlet, with an exemption for seniors, strict accountability measures including oversight by an independent citizens’ committee and an annual audit, and every dollar staying in Alameda schools? (Measure A, 3/8/2011.)

Rate:

The special tax is imposed at the lesser of $0.32 per building square foot or $7,999 per parcel for real properties with one or more buildings; and $299 per parcel for all other real property.

Parcels owned and occupied by persons age 65 years and older may apply for an exemption. An exemption may also be granted to persons receiving Supplemental Security Income for a disability, regardless of age, for the owner’s principle place of residence.

Exemptions:

Uniformity:

Non-Uniform

Levy Type:

Special Tax

Vote in Support (%):

68.01

More Information:

6/30/2025

11/8/2016

Description:

Measure B1

Effective Date

7/1/2018

Sunset Date

Alameda Unified School District

Election Date:

To maintain high-quality Alameda schools by protecting small class sizes; core academic, art, music, science, innovative, and athletic programs; neighborhood schools; and retaining excellent teachers; shall Alameda Unified School District continue for seven years, without increase, its existing parcel tax rate of $0.32 per building square foot not to exceed $7,999 per parcel, with senior exemptions, strict accountability measures (annual audits and independent citizen oversight), and all approximately $12,000,000 raised annually staying in Alameda schools? (Measure B1, 11/8/2016.)

Rate:

$0.32 per square foot, up to $7,999 per parcel.

Parcels owned and occupied by residents 65 years or older may apply for an exemption. An exemption shall also be granted to disabled persons and to disabled seniors with income less than 250% of poverty limit.

Exemptions:

Uniformity:

Non-Uniform

Levy Type:

Special Tax

Vote in Support (%):

74.25

More Information: