A Gagetown Village Police Tax Levy Increase proposal is on the February 26, 2013 election ballot in Tuscola County, which is in Michigan.
If approved, this proposal authorizes the Village of Gagetown to renew a property tax levy of 3.5 mills ($3.5 per $1,000 of assessed valuation) for ten years in order to fund police protection services in the Village. The estimated revenue from the first year of this tax is $17,900.
Text of measure
Language on the ballot:
||If approved, this proposal will renew an existing millage and will allow and permit the Village of Gagetown to continue to fund Village of Gagetown law enforcement.
Shall the limitation on the amount of taxes which may be imposed on taxable property in the Village of Gagetown be increased by Three Dollars and Fifty Cents ($3.50) per thousand dollars ($3.50 per $1,000.00 of taxable value) for a period of ten (10) years, 2013 to 2022 inclusive, for the sole and exclusive purpose of providing for the Village of Gagetown Police Department to continue to provide law enforcement services? It is estimated that $3.50 mill would raise approximately $17,900.00 when first levied in 2013.