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Knoxville Cap the Tax Petition Drive

PETITION FOR INITIATIVE BY REFERENDUM TO ESTABLISH LIMITS ON TAXATION LEVIED BY THE CITY OF KNOXVILLE

Tax Cap Petition Petition Instructions Click the Links Above to Download and Print Petition and Instructions

Instructions for Petition Initiative by Referendum to Establish Limits on Taxation Levied by the City of Knoxville This ordinance-by-voter-petition, if adopted by the Knoxville City Council or approved by the voters of the City of Knoxville, would require voter approval in the future before the property tax rate could be increased above the level appearing in the ordinance, which is the current tax rate today. To be successful the goal is to get 14,854 signatures to avoid any challenge to the number of valid signatures. 1. All signers must be registered voters within the city limits of Knoxville. 2. Voters must sign and print their names. 3. Address must include house number, street name, city, state, and zip code. Ok to write small. 4. Petition signatures must be dated. 5. Please mail your petition signatures to: Knox Liberty Organization PO Box 462 Knoxville, TN 37901 Please mail back petition as soon as possible. Mail back no later than July 26th. We plan to file the petitions on July 30th. Ok to mail back with only 1 or 2 signatures. If you want to collect more than 5 petition signatures you will need to print or copy additional petition pages at this website. To help us collect 14,854 signatures the campaign does need financial support. Please make checks out to Knox Liberty Organization and mail to the address above or donate online at the link below.