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Oral history interview with Martin Huff : oral history transcript / 1988.
BANC MSS 91/88 c; Phonotape 2410 C; BANC MSS 91/88 c suppl. mat.
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Title:

Oral history interview with Martin Huff : oral history transcript / 1988

Creator/Contributor:

Huff, Martin, 1923-, creator, Interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Morris, Gabrielle S., Interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

State Government Oral History Program (Calif.)

Abstract:

Martin Huff's oral history discusses the history, organization and operations of the California Franchise Tax Board during his years as executive officer (1963-1979) including collection of personal income and business taxes, unitary system of corporate taxation, relations with supervisory board, other state and federal fiscal agencies. References to George Miller, Jr., Jesse Unruh, Nicholas Petris, Kenneth Cory, Hale Champion, John Campbell, Dixwell Pierce, Edmund G. Brown, Sr., Ronald Reagan, Edmund G. Brown, Jr., other political figures of the period.

Date:

1988 (issued)

Subject:

California. -- Franchise Tax Board -- History
Taxation -- Law and legislation -- California
California -- Politics and government -- 1951-

Note:

by Gabrielle Morris, Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley for the State Government Oral History Program, California State Archives,
Martin Huff Newspaper Clippings, 1967-1979 are located at the California State Archives, 1020 "O" Street, Room 130, Sacramento, CA 95814.
Transcript of interview conducted December 10, 1987, January 19, February 12, 1988, Sacramento, California.
AUDIO/VISUAL MATERIALS RESTRICTED. Requests for use of original must be approved by the appropriate curator. CU-BANC
Audio tape recording of 7.5-hour interview also available. (Classified as: Phonotape 2410 C).
This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. No part of the manuscript may be quoted for publication without the written permission of the California State Archivist or Regional Oral History Office, University of California at Berkeley.
Martin Huff was executive officer of the California Franchise Tax Board, 1963-1979 and auditor-controller for the city of Oakland, California, 1958-1963. Earlier, he was active in the Alameda County and statewide Democratic party.

Type:

Oral histories.

Physical Description:

print
1 v, ([vi], iii, 178 p.) ; 29 cm.
1 box (.2 linear ft.)

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 91/88 c
Phonotape 2410 C
BANC MSS 91/88 c suppl. mat.

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

AUDIO/VISUAL MATERIALS RESTRICTED. Requests for use of original must be approved by the appropriate curator. CU-BANC
This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. No part of the manuscript may be quoted for publication without the written permission of the California State Archivist or Regional Oral History Office, University of California at Berkeley.