Middletown City Income Tax Levy Renewal (August 2012)

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A Middletown City Income Tax Levy Renewal measure was on the August 7, 2012 ballot in the city of Middletown, which is in Butler and Warren Counties.

This measure was approved
Butler

  • YES 1,934 (76.75%)Approveda
  • NO 586 (23.25%)[1]

Warren

  • YES 67 (69.07%)Approveda
  • NO 30 (30.93%)[2]

This measure sought to renew the current city income tax which is set at a rate of 0.25 percent for an ongoing amount of time in order to continue to pay for police and fire department needs in the city.[3][4]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall Ordinance No.O2012-16, providing for the continuation of an existing one-quarter of one percent (1/4%) levy on income on and after January 1, 2013, to be used solely for the operation of the Division of Police and Fire, be passed?[5]

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