A Lafayette Township Operating Tax Levy Increase question was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Gratiot County, which is in Michigan, where it was defeated.
| Lafayette Township Tax Question 1|
| Yes|| 87|| 67.17%|
Results via Gratiot County, General Elections November 6, 2012 Election Results Official Summary
Text of measure
Language on the ballot:
||Shall Lafayette Township impose an increase of up to .6 mills ($.60 per $1,000 of taxable value) in the tax limitation imposed under Article IX, Sec. 6 of the Michigan Constitution and levy it for 4 years, 2012 to 2015, inclusive, raising an estimated $20,294.22 in 2012, the first year the millage is levied?