Paw Paw School District Non Residential Property Tax Renewal (May 2012)
May 8, 2012 ballot in the Paw Paw school district area which is in Van Buren County.
This measure was approved
- YES 366
- NO 198
This measure sought to renew the current non residential property tax which is set at a rate of 18 mills which goes towards general school needs in the district.
Text of measure
The question on the ballot:
|Shall the limitation on the amount of taxes which may be assessed against all property, except principal residence and other property exempted by law, in Paw Paw Public Schools, Van Buren County, Michigan, be increased by 18.8913 mills ($18.8913 on each $1,000 of taxable valuation) for a period of 10 years, 2012 to 2021, inclusive, to provide funds for operating purposes (18.8913 mills of the above is a renewal of millage which expired with the 2011 tax levy and .5 mill is a restoration of millage lost as a result of the reduction required by the Michigan Constitution of 1963); the estimate of the revenue the school district will collect if the millage is approved and levied in 2012 is approximately $2,310,000?|
- Kalamazoo News, "Paw Paw and Gobles approve renewal of 18-mill nonhomestead levy," May 8, 2012
- Kalamazoo Gazette, "Absentee ballots now available for May 8 election; five Kalamazoo-area school districts voting on multi-million tax requests," April 9, 2012
- Michigan Secretary of State, Public Ballot
- Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.