Museum Becomes First Recipient Of D.C. Tax-Increment Financing

Vadum, Matthew
May 2001
Bond Buyer;05/17/2001, Vol. 336 Issue 31141, p5
Trade Publication
Reports the International Spy Museum as the first recipient of Washington, D.C. tax-increment financing (TIF). Involvement of the deal with tax-exempt TIF promissory notes and Enterprise Zone (EZ) bonds; Sale of the bonds to an unknown institutional buyer; Exemption of TIFs and EZs from district private-activity bond volume cap.


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