Xenia School District Income Tax Replacement (August 2012)

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A Xenia School District Income Tax Replacement measure was on the August 7, 2012 ballot in the Xenia school district area which is in Greene County.

This measure was defeated

  • YES 1,486 (26.27%)
  • NO 4,170 (73.73%)Defeatedd[1]

This measure sought to replace the current income tax with one set at a rate of 1.5% for a period of seven years 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 one-half percent (0.50%) on the school district income of individuals and estates imposed by the Xenia Community City School District be replaced by a tax of one and one-half percent (1.50%) on the earned income of individuals residing in the school district for a period of 7 years, beginning January 1, 2013, 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. Greene County Board of Elections, Current Election Results
  2. Greene County Board of Elections, Current Election Information (dead link)
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.