File Tax Levy

You can now file Tax Levy via email.  You must use [email protected].

Please note that all filing dates are still 90 days before the election by 4:00 p.m.

You will NEED to attach all of the following for the tax levy to appear on the ballot.  Please speak to your legal counsel for the correct forms and documents.

  • Resolution or Ordinance declaring it necessary to levy a tax – this is certified to the County Auditor
  • Auditors Certification
  • Resolution to Proceed of the Taxing Authority (this is what is used to ask the Board of Elections to place the question on the ballot):
    • The purpose of the levy
    • The millage
    • The number of years levy will last
    • Type of Levy (additional, renewal, or replacement)
    • Date of the Election they are asking it to appear
    • Code section they are filing under (ex. 5705.19(G))
    • Commencing year
    • Signed and dated by the clerk or fiscal officer.
Calendar of Events
Date Event
Every third Thursday of each month unless otherwise noted, 9:00 a.m. Geauga County Board of Elections Meeting, 470 Center Street, Building 6-A, Chardon, Ohio 44024
January 19, 2023
9:00 a.m.
The Geauga County Board of Elections will hold a regular meeting on January 19th at 9:00 AM at 470 Center St., Building 6, Chardon, OH 44024. The public is welcome to attend or view the meeting at the link below.
Directors and Board Members
Michelle D. Lane, (440) 279-2032
Deputy Director:
Nora McGinnis, (440) 279-2034
Board Members:
Dennis M. Pavella, Chair
Janet M. Carson
Joan A. Windnagel
Board Office Information
470 Center Street, Building #6-A
Chardon, Ohio 44024
Direct:  440-279-2030
440-285-2222, Extension 2030
Newbury & Burton Residents:  1-888-714-0006, Extension 2030
Fax #:
Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.