Meigs County Senior Citizens Tax Levy Increase Question (November 2012)

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A Meigs County Senior Citizens Tax Levy Increase question was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Meigs County, which is in Ohio, where it was approved.

This question authorized the County of Meigs to increase property taxes by 0.5 mills ($0.5 per $1,000 of assessed valuation) for five years in order to fund Senior Citizens Services and Facilities.[1]

Election results

Meigs County Tax Question 2
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 6,305 62.82%
No3,73137.18%

Election results from Meigs County 2012 General Election Results Summary, Retrieved December 20, 2012.

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

An additional tax for the benefit of Meigs County for the purpose of Providing and Maintaining Senior Citizens Services 

or Facilities for the elderly citizens of Meigs County (specifically through the Meigs County Council on Aging, Inc.,  Multipurpose Senior Citizens Center) at a rate not exceeding .5 mill for each one dollar of valuation, which amounts to     five cents ($0.05) for each one hundred dollars of valuation, for five (5) years, commencing in 2013, first due in calendar  year 2014.[1][2]

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Meigs County General Election 2012 Election Issues List
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

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