Sales Tax Increase

Ballot Measure To Hike Taxes For Road Work: Everything You Need To Know About Prop 1Here are some questions, answers and everything else you need to know before Tuesday's election.
May Election Tests Pothole Angst Vs. Will To Raise TaxesMore than half of Michigan's major roads will be in poor condition within a decade if nothing's done, up from 38 percent in 2014 and 23 percent in 2006.
Households Would Pay $474 More In Taxes Under Road ProposalJust how much more taxes people pay would vary and depend on family incomes, future fuel prices and consumer choices: what they buy, how much they drive, the type and age of their car.
Most Of $1.2B In New Funds Would Go To County, City RoadsNot all of the $1.2 billion-plus influx would go to roads and bridges immediately. Much of the new tax revenue would instead be used to pay down debt.
Michigan Road Proposal In Trouble? Poll Shows Majority Of Voters Against Sales Tax HikeA new poll shows that Michigan's road funding and sales tax proposal is in some trouble ahead of the May 5 primary.
Snyder In Dearborn Rounding Up Supporters For Proposal To Increase Sales TaxWayne County Executive Warren Evans saying the fact the proposal is not perfect should not be a reason to vote against it.
Tax Bump For Road Repairs: Prop 1 Ballot Language ApprovedVoters will decide whether they want to increase the state sales tax and raise $1.3 billion a year more for transportation infrastructure.
New Michigan Legislature's Early Agenda Depends On May Vote"The May 5 ballot proposal on roads is going to be the lens through which everything gets done in the first six months."
Michigan Residents To Vote On Sales Tax Increase In MayA proposed tax hike aimed at improving Michigan's transportation infrastructure and schools is heading to voters.
A Look At Michigan's Road Funding PlanThe fate of the tax hike rests entirely with voters.
Anyone For A One Percent Sales Tax Increase?Legislators think voters will approve an increase in the sales tax if they say it's going to education verses fixing Michigan's crumbling roads.