Lafayette County Sales Tax Renewal Question (April 2013)

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A Lafayette County Sales Tax Renewal question was approved on the April 2, 2013 election ballot in Lafayette County, which is in Missouri.

This measure authorized the County of Lafayette to renew a 1/2 cent (0.5%) sales tax in order to fund capital improvements in the county. The estimated revenue from this measure is $1.6 million per year and this revenue is broken down and used according to the outline below.[1]

Election results

Jackson County:

Lafayette County Tax
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 2,212 82.57%
No46717.43%
These election results are from the KMZU Election Results Reporting.

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Summary of Tax Breakdown:

THE REVENUE FROM THAT SALES TAX IS DIVIDED UP SO THAT 50% GOES TO COUNTY ROAD AND BRIDGE DEPARTMENT, 20% IS USED FOR CAPITAL IMPROVEMENTS AND COUNTY PURCHASES, 20% GOES TO SPECIAL AND COMMON ROAD DISTRICTS OF THE COUNTY, AND 10% GOES TO THE CITIES OF THE COUNTY.[1][2]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 KMMO News
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.