Sales Tax vs Property Tax

The Board of Directors of the Yavapai County Jail District asks the voters of Yavapai County for approval to extend the existing jail district excise (sales) tax of up to ΒΌ of a cent per dollar ($0.0025) for an additional twenty years to continue revenues necessary to support the county jail system.

Yavapai County Jail Facts

Operation of a safe and secure jail is one of the most important roles of county government. The Board of Supervisors provides funding for and the Yavapai County Sheriff operates the county jail (located in Camp Verde), as well as a temporary holding facility in Prescott.

What Does the Tax Mean to Me?

A purchase of $4.00 will be taxed one cent ($0.01)