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Initiative zur Abschaffung der Pauschalbesteuerung

General information
Official title Volksinitiative «Schluss mit den Steuerprivilegien für Millionäre (Abschaffung der Pauschalbesteuerung)»
Voting day 30.11.2014
Vote Nº 587
Legal form Popular initiative
Policy area Öffentliche Finanzen > Steuerwesen > Steuersystem
Brief description by Swissvotes PDF (in German)
Description by Année Politique Suisse Link (in German / French)
Text subject to vote PDF (in German)
Official Chronology Link (in German)
Submission
Initiators Alternative Linke, SP, Schweizerischer Gewerkschaftsbund und Unia
Preliminary examination PDF (in German)
Signatures 103,012
Time used to collect signatures 549 days
Success PDF
Pre-parliamentary phase
Federal Council dispatch PDF (in German)
Position of the Federal Council Reject
Parliamentary phase
Item Nº 13.057
Parliamentary debate PDF / Link (in German / French)
Duration of proceedings 359 days
Parliament's position Reject
Position of the National Council Reject (62 Yes, 135 No)
Position of the Council of States Reject (13 Yes, 30 No)
Public campaign
Explanatory brochure PDF (in German)
Recommendations by parties
Yes
CSP
EVP
GPS
KVP
PdA
SD
SPS
No
BDP
CVP
EDU
FDP
FPS
GLP
Lega
MCG
SVP
Electoral share of 'yes' camp 30.5% (Details)
Recommendations by others
Yes
SGB
TravS
VPOD
No
eco
FDK
Gem
SBV
SGV
Deviating party sections
Yes
GLP BS
GLP SG
GLP SH
GLP SO
GLP TI
Free vote
GLP BE
GLP BL
GLP SZ
Campaign material for a No
Analysis of the advertising campaign PDF (in German)
Media coverage: fög analysis PDF / Link (in German)
Vote
Voting result Rejected
People Rejected (40.80% Yes)
Cantons Rejected (1.0 Yes, 22.0 No)
Rejected
AG
AI
AR
BE
BL
BS
FR
GE
GL
GR
JU
LU
NE
NW
OW
SG
SO
SZ
TG
TI
UR
VD
VS
ZG
ZH
Accepted
SH
Turnout 49.90%
Decree on voting result PDF (in German)
Result by canton, district and municipality Excel (in German)
Overview of voting result by the Federal Chancellery Link (in German)
Interactive map by the Swiss Federal Statistical Office
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