San Juan County Real Estate Excise Tax Extension (November 2011)

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A San Juan County Real Estate Excise Tax Extension measure was on the November 8, 2011 ballot in San Juan County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 4,134 (52.72%)Approveda
  • NO 3,708 (47.28%)[1]

This measure sought to extend the current real estate excise tax for a period of twelve years. The money generated from this tax will go towards acquiring and maintaining conservation areas in the county.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

A Petition has been submitted regarding the time period for the conservation area real estate excise tax. This measure would extend real estate excise tax paid by the purchaser, in the amount of one percent of the purchase price, for an additional 12 years, through December 5, 2026, to be used by the Land Bank for the acquisition and maintenance of conservation areas.[3]

References

  1. San Juan County Elections, Current Election Results
  2. San Juan County Elections, Online Voter's Guide
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.