Jackson Sales Tax Increase, Proposition 1 (November 2012)
The proposed measure called for increasing Jackson City's sales tax by 1/4 cent. According to city officials, the revenue would be used for operating costs for a donated 27,000 sq. ft. community center and for park operations and improvements. The increase would raise Jackson's sales tax to 7.225.
|Jackson Sales Tax Prop.|
Election results from Cape Girardeau County Election Results Summary
Text of measure
Language on the ballot:
|“||Shall the city of Jackson, Missouri, impose a sales tax of one-quarter of one percent (1/4 of 1%) for the purpose of funding the operation and maintenance of a donated community center building and funding other local park improvements and operations?||”|
Instructions to voters: "if you are in favor of the proposition, place an X in the box opposite 'Yes.' If you are opposed to the proposition, place an X in the box opposite 'No.'"
- Jackson Missouri, "Jackson Sales Tax Increase To Be On November 6 Ballot," accessed October 15, 2012
- Southeast Missourian, "Local ballot issues," accessed October 15, 2012
- Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
State of Missouri
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