Proposed Calif. Car Tax Amendment Stalls

Law360, New York (January 29, 2014, 5:24 PM EST) -- Supporters of a California ballot proposal that would impose a 1 percent property tax on all vehicles registered to the state have dropped the effort, saying Tuesday they've encountered difficulty in getting the public to back the measure.

The California Road Repairs Act of 2014 would have amended the state constitution and raised between $3 billion and $4 billion per year once fully implemented, but Will Kempton, executive director of Transportation California, said his group and the California Alliance for Jobs would pause the initiative, according...
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