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Erhöhung der steuerlichen Kinderabzüge

General information
Official title Änderung des Bundesgesetzes über die direkte Bundessteuer (DBG) (Steuerliche Berücksichtigung der Kinderdrittbetreuungskosten)
Voting day 27.09.2020
Vote Nº 633
Legal form Optional referendum
Policy area Public finance > Taxation > Direct taxation
Social policy > Social groups > Family policy
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)
Pre-parliamentary phase
Federal Council dispatch PDF (in German)
Position of the Federal Council Accept
Parliamentary phase
Item Nº 18.050
Parliamentary debate PDF / Link (in German / French)
Duration of proceedings 507 days
Parliament's position Accept
Position of the National Council Accept (132 Yes, 62 No)
Position of the Council of States Accept (25 Yes, 17 No)
Submission
Initiators SP
Signatures 53,088
Time used to collect signatures 123 days
Success PDF
Public campaign
Explanatory brochure PDF (in German)
Recommendations by parties
Yes
BDP
CVP
EVP
FDP
SVP
No
EDU
GLP
GPS
PdA
SD
SPS
Free vote
KVP
Electoral share of 'yes' camp 56.6% (Details)
Recommendations by others
Yes
SGV
No
SGB
SSV
TravS
VPOD
Free vote
eco
SAV
Deviating party sections
Yes
GLP BL
No
BDP BL
FDP BE
JEVP CH
SVP SG
Free vote
FDP-Fr CH
Number of adverts in print media 34
Percentage of adverts for a 'yes' 19%
Analysis of the advertising campaign by Année Politique PDF (in German)
Media coverage: number of articles 170
Media coverage: tonality -4 (predominantly negative)
Media coverage: fög analysis PDF / Link (in German)
Campaign material for a Yes
Vote
Voting result Rejected
People Rejected (36.76% Yes)
Cantons Majority of the cantons not required (2.0 Yes, 21.0 No)
Rejected
AG
AI
AR
BE
BL
BS
FR
GL
GR
JU
LU
NE
NW
OW
SG
SH
SO
SZ
TG
UR
VD
VS
ZG
ZH
Accepted
GE
TI
Turnout 59.21%
Decree on voting result PDF (in German)
Overview of voting result by the Federal Chancellery Link (in German)
Interactive map by the Swiss Federal Statistical Office Display the map
Post-vote poll
Full analysis of post-vote poll results PDF (in German)