Income Tax Amendment http://nhpr.org en All Three N.H. Ballot Measures Fail http://nhpr.org/post/all-three-nh-ballot-measures-fail <p>New Hampshire voters showed a reluctance to change the state constitution in Tuesday’s election, rejecting one amendment that would have banned a personal income tax and another that would have given the legislature more control over the judiciary. Thu, 08 Nov 2012 15:12:00 +0000 Brian Wallstin 16389 at http://nhpr.org Income Tax Amendment Takes A Backseat To Tight Races http://nhpr.org/post/income-tax-amendment-takes-backseat-tight-races <p>Protecting New Hampshire from a broad-based sales or income tax has been a major issue in New Hampshire elections for decades – at least according to political scientist Dean Spiliotes.</p><blockquote><p>"It goes back to the 1970s when Governor Meldrim Thomson pledged to veto any sales or income tax."</p></blockquote><p>And this year’s races for Governor, and even Congress have been no different.&nbsp;</p><p>But for all the talk around the income tax this season, the proposed constitutional amendment banning a personal income tax hasn’t gotten much attention.</p><p>Why?</p> Thu, 01 Nov 2012 22:24:08 +0000 Emily Corwin 16025 at http://nhpr.org Income Tax Opponents Ramping Up Efforts To Get Out The Vote http://nhpr.org/post/income-tax-opponents-ramping-efforts-get-out-vote <p>Former gubernatorial candidate Kevin Smith will be heading up an effort to build support for the constitutional amendment banning an income tax. Fri, 05 Oct 2012 18:19:56 +0000 Sam Evans-Brown 14260 at http://nhpr.org Income Tax Opponents Ramping Up Efforts To Get Out The Vote