Looking to Attract High-Tech Business, Michigan Starts SmartZone Experiment
- Tax breaks may benefit tech biz. // Crain's Detroit Business;05/03/99, Vol. 15 Issue 18, p8
Focuses on the benefits of the implementation of tax breaks for high technology industries in Michigan. Value of the whole tax package; Target locations for the construction of high technology office parks.
- New Technology Based Firms and the Creation of Regional Growth Potential. Donckels, Rik; Segers, Jean Pierre // Small Business Economics;Mar1990, Vol. 2 Issue 1, p33
This paper focuses on the role of New Technology Based Firms (NTBFs) as a vital determinant of regional growth potential. The theoretical framework starts from the relation between innovation and economic development (macro-approach), to show how NTBFS can contribute to the creation of a...
- TIF Time? Vekshin, Alison // Bond Buyer;4/11/2002, Vol. 340 Issue 31363, p29
Reports on the legislation allowing the use of tax increment financing for redevelopment purposes in West Virginia. Procedures in holding public hearings; Ways to amortize debt to pay off bonds; Opportunity to attract business investments.
- The Trouble With TIFs. McKaig, Ryan // Bond Buyer;9/26/2002, Vol. 341 Issue 31479, p1
Reports issues concerning the tax increment financing for transportation improvements in Manhattan, New York City. Development of plan for specific improvements in the area; Increase in the property tax revenue from assessed property in the district; Implications of the bond having not been...
- OPINION. // Crain's Cleveland Business;12/10/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 50, p10
Comments on the need for a tax increment financing at Euclid Avenue in Cleveland, Ohio. Proposition of tax incrementation from the White administration; Allocation of property taxes for street improvement; Encouragement of prospective of investors.
- The city that TIFs: Too much of a good thing? // Crain's Chicago Business;07/14/97, Vol. 20 Issue 28, p10
Opinion. Discusses Chicago's use of the tax-increment financing (TIF) program. Impact of TIF on the city's fiscal health; Location of Chicago's taxing districts; Operations of the TIF program.
- Making better use of tax increment financing. Carlson, Gary E. // Economic Development Review;Spring92, Vol. 10 Issue 2, Spring 1992 p34
Discusses the use of tax increment financing (TIF) as an economic development financing. Traditional TIF projects; New development TIF applications; TIF development areas; TIF for training; Experience of Newton, Iowa in this kind of financing.
- Nontraditional sources of funds in tax increment financing projects: The case of Missouri. Hood, Larry C. // Economic Development Review;Spring92, Vol. 10 Issue 2, Spring 1992 p38
Discusses the use of tax increment financing (TIF) for economic development projects in Missouri. Sequence of events for TIFs in the state; Impact of other taxes on TIF; Increase in retail projects; Spreading of revenue sources; Number of taxing districts; Constitutional questions.
- Advantages & disadvantages of tax increment financing. Royse, Mark // Economic Development Review;Spring92, Vol. 10 Issue 2, Spring 1992 p84
Discusses the advantages and disadvantages of tax increment financing. Classification as a tax; Flexibility feature; Impact on debt limitation; Controllability compared to other economic development incentives; Impact on tax rates and tax payers; Cost of administering the tax.