Cass County Emergency Sales Tax Implementation (April 2012)
This measure was approved
- YES 5,132 (51.5%)
- NO 4,833 (48.5%)
This measure sought to implement a sales tax set at a rate of .5 percent in order to help pay for fire protection services, emergency medical, telephone and other emergency services as needed in the county.
Text of measure
The question on the ballot:
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|Shall Cass County, Missouri impose a countywide sales tax not to exceed one-half of one percent for the purpose of providing central dispatching of fire protection, emergency ambulance service, including emergency telephone services, and other emergency services, with such sales tax to be reduced to an amount not to exceed one-eighth of one percent at such time as any obligations issued to finance the acquisition, improvement, construction and equipping of facilities and equipment for such purposes have been paid in full?|
State of Missouri
Jefferson City (capital)
|State executive officers||
Governor | Lieutenant Governor | Attorney General | Secretary of State | Treasurer | State Auditor | Commissioner of Education | Director of Insurance | Director of Agriculture | Director of Natural Resources | Director of Labor & Industrial Relations | Chairman of Public Service Commission |