Amended in Assembly April 6, 2015

California Legislature—2015–16 Regular Session

Assembly BillNo. 464

Introduced by Assembly Members Mullin and Gordon

(Coauthors: Assembly Members Frazier and McCarty)

(Coauthors: Senators Allen and Hill)

February 23, 2015

An act to amend Section 7251.1 of the Revenue and Taxation Code, relating to taxation.


AB 464, as amended, Mullin. Transactions and use taxes: maximum combined rate.

Existing law authorizes cities and counties,begin insert and, if specifically authorized, other local governmental entities,end insert subject to certain limitations and approval requirements, to levy a transactions and use tax for general purposes, in accordance with the procedures and requirements set forth in the Transactions and Use Tax Law, including a requirement that the combined rate of all taxes imposed in accordance with that law in the county not exceed 2%.

This bill would increase that maximum combined rate to 3%.

Vote: majority. Appropriation: no. Fiscal committee: no. State-mandated local program: no.

The people of the State of California do enact as follows:

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Section 7251.1 of the Revenue and Taxation
is amended to read:

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The combined rate of all taxes imposed in accordance
2with this part in any county shall not exceedbegin delete 2end deletebegin insert 3end insert percent. A tax
3shall not be considered to be in accordance with this part if, upon
4its adoption, the combined rate in the county will exceed 3 percent.