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Proposition 19: Continued Tax Breaks For Older Homeowners Who Want To Move

If passed, Proposition 19 would allow home sellers over 55 to have the same property tax protection in every county in California.

By CBS Los Angeles , in Los Angeles , at November 4, 2020

original article published at https://losangeles.cbslocal.com/2020/11/03/election-2020-prop-19/

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Among the one dozen propositions under consideration by California voters in the 2020 Election is Proposition 19, which if passed, would allow home sellers 55 and older to have the same property tax protection in every county in California.

The measure would be an incentive to older Californians who may have not previously considered changing homes, and it can offer property tax breaks to Californians who lost their home to a wildfire, an especially relevant benefit on the heels of several quick-spreading fires throughout the state.

With 65% of the votes reported as of 11:14 p.m. according to the Associated Press, 51.9% voted yes and 48.1% voted no on Prop. 19.

This post will be updated throughout the night. Please check back for election results.

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