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1. Can I sign up to automatically get an absentee ballot for every election?
2. When are the ballots sent out?
3. When is the first and last day to apply for an absentee ballot?
4. Who may vote an absentee ballot?
5. What information must be included in my application?
6. I'm moving before the election. Can I request a ballot? Which address should I list?
7. Can I request a ballot by e-mail?
8. Can I request a ballot by fax?
9. Can I request / pick up an absentee ballot for someone else?
10. Can I take a ballot home with me?
11. If I lose my absentee ballot, can I get another one?

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1. What if you receive a 4-year no activity card and the address is correct?
2. What if you receive a 4-year no activity card and the address is incorrect?
3. What if a 4-year no activity card is returned to our office as undeliverable by the Postal Service?
4. What if I get a card at my house for someone who no longer lives here?

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1. What does it mean when a burn ban is issued in my county?
2. Who can request a burn ban?
3. Can a camp fire, fire pit or back yard fire place be used during a burn ban?
4. What precautions must I take to have a campfire while a burn ban is in place?
5. What is the fine for violating a burn ban?
6. How do I find out if my county is in a burn ban?
7. Why are burn bans important?
8. Are there any provisions to burn during a burn ban?

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1. What if the new address as reported by the U.S. Postal Service is within Clayton County?
2. What if the new address as reported by the U.S. Postal Service is outside Clayton County?
3. What do you do about Post Office Boxes and Mail Drops?
4. What do you do about Post Office Boxes and Mail Drops?
5. What are the most common problems?

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1. What are the political parties in Iowa?
2. Can a third party candidate run for office in Iowa?
3. Can a candidate be the nominee of more than one party?
4. Do political organizations have primaries?
5. How can I find out about the candidates? Can I get information from your office?
6. How do I contact the political parties in Clayton County?

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1. Can I register with another party?
2. Can I register with more than one party?
3. Do I have to choose a party in order to register and to vote?
4. I thought I was registered with one party but my card says I'm registered with another one.
5. How do I declare or change a party affiliation on my voter registration record?
6. Why can't I register as an Independent? Why does it say "NP" on my voter card?
7. I registered as a Green years ago, why does my card says “NP”?
8. Am I required to work or give money to the party?
9. If I choose a party when I register, can I change later?

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1. Do I have to choose a party in order to register and to vote?
2. If I choose a party, do I have to vote for all their candidates?
3. Can I vote for a Republican for one office and a Democrat for another?
4. Can I write in a candidate of one party in the other party's primary?
5. Can a candidate be nominated as a write in?

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1. What is a Homestead Credit?
2. How is the Homestead Credit calculated?
3. What is a real estate Military Exemption?
4. How is the Military Exemption calculated?
5. How do I apply or find out if I qualify for the Homestead Credit or Military Exemption?

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1. Do railroads and utility companies pay real estate taxes?
2. Where do my taxes go?
3. What is Taxable Value?
4. What is an “ag dwelling”, and why do I get a separate tax bill for it?
5. What offices at the county are involved in the assessment and taxation of real estate?
6. How can I change the address where my tax bill is mailed?
7. How is Taxable Value calculated?
8. What is a Tax District?

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1. Does the assessor set the value for all real estate property?
2. What does it mean that 100% Actual Value is “equalized”?
3. How does the Iowa Department of Revenue know when an assessor’s 100% Actual Values are not sufficiently accurate?
4. What is Taxable Value?
5. What is the Rollback Rate?
6. How is Taxable Value calculated?

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1. What is a Levy Authority?
2. What is a legal description?
3. What is an administrative real estate description?
4. What is a property class?

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1. How do I register to vote?
2. How do I change my address or re-register?
3. How can I register to vote by mail?
4. How can I update my information? Can I do so on the phone or online?
5. How can I get a mistake fixed on my voter card?
6. How can I change the party on my registration?

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1. What do I need to bring with me to register to vote?
2. What do I need to know when I register?
3. What if I have changed my name, must I register and vote under my new name?

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1. When can I register to vote?

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1. Where do I send my voter registration application after I fill it out?

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1. Who can register to vote?
2. Do I have to register before each election?
3. Will I remain registered even if I don't vote in every election?
4. Who can register voters?
5. Can I register to vote if I have a Green Card?
6. Can an ex-felon register and vote?
7. Who can obtain access to the registration list? What if I don't want my address released?
8. Does registering to vote mean I'll get jury duty?
9. Can a change be made in my registration without my knowledge?

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1. What is a restoration of citizenship rights?
2. Do I need to submit an application to be considered for a restoration of citizenship rights?
3. If have already submitted an application to the Governor for restoration of citizenship rights, what do I do now? Will my application be processed?
4. If I discharged my sentence before July 4, 2005, how do I provide proof of restoration of citizenship rights?
5. Does a restoration of citizenship restore my right to possess a firearm?
6. Is a restoration of citizenship rights the same as a pardon?
7. Does a restoration of citizenship rights affect my financial obligations arising from my conviction?
8. If I have my citizenship rights restored, do I need to re-register to vote?
9. How do I get a duplicate restoration of citizenship rights certificate?
10. How long will it take to receive a restoration certificate after I complete my sentence?

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1. What is a restoration of citizenship rights?
2. What if my conviction was for a federal crime?
3. What if I was convicted in another state?
4. What is the process for seeking to have my citizenship rights restored?
5. What happens if an individual re-offends?
6. What if I still have questions about restoration of citizenship rights?

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1. Who is ineligible to vote because of a prior conviction?

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1. How do I return an absentee ballot?
2. Can I return my ballot by fax?
3. Does the ballot have to be returned by mail?
4. Can I give my voted absentee ballot to someone else to return for me?
5. When must I return the voted ballot?
6. If I request an absentee ballot, can I change my mind and vote at my regular polling place?
7. How are absentee ballots counted?

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1. Why does it take so long to clear gravel roads?
2. Why do they keep plowing my driveway shut?
3. The plow knocked down my mailbox. Will the County replace it?
4. I’ve seen plow trucks on the road that sometimes aren’t spreading salt. Why don’t they since they’re there anyway?
5. Is there anything that I can do to help with snow and ice operations?
6. How do we contact your Department?

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1. What is a TIF Area?
2. What is the difference between a TIF Area and a TIF Tax District?
3. How is a TIF Area created?
4. What happens to the “base” taxes and the “increment” taxes?
5. Who is the “TIF Authority”?
6. How much of my taxes go to the city (or county) for debt for the TIF Area?
7. Do all of the taxes on the increment value go to pay TIF debt?
8. Are my taxes higher because my property is in a TIF Area?
9. What qualifies to be paid from taxes on the increment value?

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1. What does "Residence Address" mean?
2. Why is the residence address so important?
3. Can I put down my post office box as my address?
4. Can I choose which address to use for registering?
5. How do I become an Iowa resident?
6. I'm serving in the military. What is my voting residence?
7. I'm a U.S. citizen living outside the country. Can I still vote?
8. Can a homeless person register and vote?