Content last updated Jan. 30, 2023

Measure T

Progressive and Equitable Oakland Gross Receipts Tax

Summary

Shall the measure amending Oakland’s business tax rates to create a progressive rate structure that would (1) impose the highest rates on the highest grossing businesses, (2) increase Oakland’s annual tax revenue by an estimated $20,900,000, and (3) generate approximately $124,000,000 in total annual revenue for municipal services by imposing business tax rates of .05% to .55% of gross receipts, and other rates as stated in the measure, be adopted?

Contributions by region

Contributions to Support
$1,122,806

Contributions to Oppose
$0

Supporting regions
Out of State
$107K
$107K
Within California
$827K
$827K
Within Oakland
$188K
$188K
Opposing regions

Contributions by type

Supporting contributors
Committee
$460K
$460K
Individual
$3.8K
$3.8K
Other (includes Businesses)
$660K
$660K
Opposing contributors

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In support of the measure
Oaklanders Together, a coalition of small and large businesses, business-serving organizations, and the Oakland Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce
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$472,346
$472K
$472K
Yes on T - Invest In Our Oakland 2022, Sponsored by SEIU Local 1021 and IFPTE Local 21
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$233,218
$233K
$233K
Oakland Rising Committee sponsored by Center for Empowered Politics
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No expenditures have been reported by this committee
In opposition of the measure

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