Do Wisconsin's Tax Increment Finance Districts Stimulate Growth in Real Estate Values?

Posted: 11 Jan 2008

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David Merriman

University of Illinois at Chicago - Institute of Government and Public Affairs; Department of Public Administration

Mark Skidmore

Michigan State University - Department of Agricultural Economics

Russell Kashian

University of Wisconsin - Whitewater - Department of Economics

Date Written: January, 11 2008

Abstract

The authors look at tax increment finance districts in Wisconsin and conclude that TIFs have a small positive net effect on aggregate land values within a municipality.

Suggested Citation

Merriman, David and Skidmore, Mark L. and Kashian, Russell, Do Wisconsin's Tax Increment Finance Districts Stimulate Growth in Real Estate Values? (January, 11 2008). State Tax Notes, Vol. 47, No. 2, January 14, 2008, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1082663

David Merriman (Contact Author)

University of Illinois at Chicago - Institute of Government and Public Affairs

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Mark L. Skidmore

Michigan State University - Department of Agricultural Economics ( email )

East Lansing, MI 48824
United States

Russell Kashian

University of Wisconsin - Whitewater - Department of Economics ( email )

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Whitewater, WI 53190
United States

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