Miami East School District Income Tax Replacement (November 2011)

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A Miami East School District Income Tax Replacement measure was on the November 8, 2011 ballot in the Miami East school district area which is in Miami and Champaign Counties.

This measure was approved

  • YES 1,733 (52.37%)Approveda
  • NO 1,570 (47.53%)[1]

These measures sought to replace the current school income tax with one set at a rate of 1.75 percent for a continuing period of time in order to further pay for current expenses in the school district.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall the existing tax of 1.00% on the school district income of individuals and of estates imposed by the Miami East Local School District be replaced by a tax of 1.75% on the earned income of individuals residing in the school district for a continuing period of time, beginning January 1, 2012, for the purpose of current expenses? If the new tax is not approved, the existing tax will remain in effect under its original authority, for the remainder of its previously approved term.[3]

References

  1. Miami County Board of Elections, Current Election Results
  2. Champaign County Board of Elections, November Candidate and Issues List
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.