Barbara Anderson


Age: 73

longtime executive director of Citizens for Limited Taxation who successfully lobbied for tax cuts in Massachusetts and was remembered for backing Proposition 2, which capped property tax increases to 2.5 of fair market value and it overwhelmingly passed in November 1980 just less than four months after she took the helm at CLT in Marblehead, Massachusetts.

Cause of Death: Leukemia

Born: February 17, 1943

Died: April 8, 2016

Boston, Massachusetts