A Yates Township Operating Tax Levy Renewal question was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Lake County, which is in Michigan, where it was approved.
| Yates Township Tax Prop. 2|
| Yes|| 206|| 56.28%|
Results via Lake County, General Elections November 6, 2012 Election Results Official Summary
Text of measure
Language on the ballot:
||Shall the expired previous voted increase in the tax limitation imposed under Article IX, Sec. 6 of the Michigan Constitution in Yates Township, Lake County, Michigan, of 7 mills ($7.00 per $1,000 of taxable value), reduced to 6.2630 mills ($6.2630 per $1,000 of taxable value) by the required millage rollbacks, be renewed at 6.2630 mills ($6.2630 per $1,000 of taxable value) and levied for a period of 4 years, 2013 through 2016, inclusive, for general township operating purposes, raising an estimated $169,610 in the first year the millage is levied.