Tax Incentives for Economic Growth

Municipal Training Essex

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Tax Incentives for Economic Growth

9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Check-in begins at 8:30 a.m.

Town of Essex - Auditorium
29 West Avenue
Essex, CT 06426

 

PROGRAM OVERVIEW back to top

Incentivizing Economic Growth: Tax credit programs and other creative options for spurring economic growth -- From TIF to TIP. 

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. 

LEARNING OBJECTIVES back to top

  • General overview of what is available
  • Eligibility requirements of incentives
  • How these incentives spawn economic growth

WHO SHOULD ATTEND back to top

  • First Selectmen, Mayors, Town/City Managers
  • Town Administrators/Chief Administrative Officers
  • Selectmen/Council Members
  • Town/City Planners
  • Economic Development Directors/Coordinators
  • Planning Commission Members
  • Assessors

CCM PRESENTERS back to top

Kari L. Olson, Partner
Murtha Cullina LLP - Attorneys at Law

Joseph B. Schwartz, Partner
Murtha Cullina LLP - Attorneys at Law

COST back to top

  • Non-Members - $120 per attendee, (see registration info below)
  • FREE to CCM-Members, (see registration info below)

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Presentation Materials & Handouts back to top

Click on the links below to see the slides from this workshop as well as the "Big-Box Economic Impact Study" referenced by Kari during the workshop.