How to Repeal an Existing City Tax

Click here for basic guidelines on how citizens can place an initiative measure to repeal an existing city tax on their local ballot. This document includes general tips on preparing an initiative, the petitioning process, working with local officials and much more.

IMPORTANT NOTICE: This document only provides an overview of the general procedure for placing an initiative measure on a city ballot (the procedure for county or district ballots will differ). This document is not intended as legal advice. By providing this information, HJTA makes no warranties and strongly advises that independent legal representation be sought. Such representation cannot be provided by HJTA attorneys, due to our limited resources. To continue, please click here.