Smart Voter
State of California June 2, 1998 Primary
Tom Y. Santos

Candidate for State Board of Equalization; District 2

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Biographical Highlights
  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: Tax Management Auditor
  • Board of Equalization Tax Auditor and Property Tax Auditor-Appraiser
  • State Management Auditor
  • Internal Revenue Agent for IRS; Certified Enrolled Agent
  • Gaming Supervisor in the Nevada Gaming Industry
  • US Air Force Veteran
  • Bachelor's Degrees in Business Administration from Santa Clara University and Accounting from University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Top Priorities if Elected
  • Advocate tax fairness and equal treatment and representation for all. Eliminate political favoritism for big corporations.
  • Strive for tax simplification to help the one million small businesses in the state.
  • Impose a gambling tax on card rooms and casinos in the state and create a Gaming Tax Department within the Board to recoup millions of tax revenues lost.
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