Tax Increment Financing

House Bill 1375 in Colorado would rewrite the rules of tax increment finance—sending more money to counties, which hope to gain more funding to provide for services. The bill awaits the signature (or veto) of Governor John Hickenlooper.
May 19, 2014   The Aurora Sentinel
Five years ago, two developers got approval for tax-increment financing (TIF) projects in St. Joseph, Missouri. One was a success, the other a failure. What happened?
Nov 19, 2010   St. Josephs News-Press
A judge ruled that the state of California is allowed to pluck $2 billion out of local redevelopment tax increment funds. Redevelopment agencies ponder near-shutdown of new projects.
May 20, 2010   California Planning & Development Report
<p>In Kansas City, many tax increment financing zones are simply luring existing business to move and creating new sprawling development.</p>
May 18, 2008   The Pitch