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Montpelier School District Income Tax Replacement (November 2011)

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A Montpelier School District Income Tax Replacement measure was on the November 8, 2011 ballot in the Montpelier school district area which is in Williams County.

This measure was defeated

  • YES 930 (49.44%)
  • NO 951 (50.56%)Defeatedd[1]

These measures sought to replace the current income tax in the school district with one set at a rate of .75 percent for a continuing period of time in order to pay for current expenses as needed in the school district.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall the existing tax of three-quarters percent (0.75%) on the school district income of individuals and estates imposed by the Montpelier Exempted Village School District be replaced by a tax of one and one-quarter percent (1.25%) on the earned income of individuals residing in the school district for a continuing time, beginning January 1, 2012, 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]


  1. Williams County Board of Elections, November Election Results
  2. Williams County Board of Election, November Issues List
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.