Georgia Question B
, also referred to as the increase from $300 to $2,500 of the ad valorem
tax exemption for all tools and implements, was on the November 7, 2000
election ballot in Georgia
. It passed, with 64% of voters in favor.
| Measure B|
| Yes|| 1,386,345|| 63.5%|
Results via Georgia Secretary of State
Text of measure
The language that appeared on the ballot:
|| Shall the Act be approved which increases from $300.00 to $2,500.00 the ad valorem tax exemption for all tools and implements of trade of manual laborers?
This Act increases to $2,500.00 the personal property ad valorem tax exemption granted to manual laborers residing in Georgia with respect to tools and implements of trade. Current law exempts up to $300.00 of the actual value of such tools and implements owned by each laborer. If approved by a majority of the voters, the Act becomes effective on January 1, 2001, and applies to all tax years beginning on or after that date.