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Oceana County Levy Increase Proposal (November 2012)

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An Oceana County Levy Increase proposal was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Oceana County, which is in Michigan where it was approved.

This proposal authorized the County of Oceana to increase property taxes by 0.10 mills ($0.10 per $1,000 of assessed valuation) for 4 years in order to fund Department of Veterans Affairs. The estimated first year revenue from this tax was $107,050.[1]

Election Results

The following are election results for the measure:

Oceana County Levy Proposal
Approveda Yes 5736 52.88%

Results via Oceana County, November 6, 2012 General Election

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

Shall the limitation upon the amount of general ad valorem taxes imposed upon real and tangible personal property for all purposes in any one year under the Michigan Constitution be increased in the County of Oceana, Michigan by 0.10 mills (which is equal to $0.10 per $1,000.00 of taxable value of all such property) for a period of four (4) years, 2012 through 2015 inclusive, for the purpose of funding, equipping, staffing, maintaining and operating a Department of Veterans Affairs to provide support and assistance services to all qualified veterans, their eligible spouses and families as authorized under PA 192 of 1953 and to be administered and operated under the guidelines set forth under PA 192 of 1953? The amount of revenue the County will collect if the millage is approved and levied by the County in the first calendar year is estimated to be $107,050.



See also


  1. 1.0 1.1 Oceana County Elections, Ballot Information
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

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