February 25, 2016 - Kari Olson and Joe Schwartz presented at a workshop for the CT Conference of Municipalities entitled “Incentivizing Economic Growth.”
Incentivizing Economic Growth: Tax credit programs and other creative options for spurring economic growth -- From TIF to TIP.
Thursday, February 25, 2016
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Southeastern CT Council of Governments
5 Connecticut Avenue, Norwich
With new legislation in place authorizing Tax Incremental Financing Districts, this workshop will discuss the new law and include a review of several other available tax incentive-based tools for municipalities to grow their economic base, such as tax credit programs, tax abatement agreements and tax exemptions. The workshop will also compare the pros and cons of these incentives.
- General overview of what is available
- Eligibility requirements of incentives
- How these incentives spawn economic growth
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