Ohio Property Tax Limit, Amendment 2 (1933)

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The Ohio Property Tax Limit Amendment was on the November 7, 1933 ballot in Ohio as an initiated constitutional amendment, where it was approved.

This amendment modified Article XII, Section 2, of the Ohio Constitution to establish a ten mill (1% of value) limit on property tax.[1]

Election results

Ohio Amendment 2 (1933)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 979,061 59.69%
No661,15140.31%

Election results via: Ohio Secretary of State

Text of measure

The language that appeared on the ballot:

Amendment amending existing article XII, Section 2, of the Constitution of Ohio (adopted November 5, 1929) relating to the tax limitation on real estate.

A proposition, by initiative petition, proposing to amend section 2 of article XII the Constitution of the state of Ohio, so as to provide that no property taxed according to value shall be so taxed in excess of one percent of its true value in money for all state and local purposes. This amendment would do nothing more than change the words one and one-half percent in existing Section 2 of article XII to one per cent. Such amendment, if adopted, shall go into effect January 1, 1934


SHALL THE PROPOSED AMENDMENT OF SECTION 2 OF ARTICLE XII OF THE CONSTITUTION OF OHIO, RELATING TO THE TAX LIMITATION ON REAL ESTATE BE ADOPTED? [2][3]

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