Corporations Get $15 Million in Earnings Tax BreaksCorporations are still paying their earnings tax, Payne says, but as part of TIF deals, half of the increased revenue from developments is going to pay off the financing for public improvements.
Crestwood Plaza Redevelopment Public Hearing TonightTIF Commission will take comments beginning at 7 pm.
Crestwood Mall Developer Seeks Compromise on TIFTries to address school district's concern that project will add students without adding tax revenue.
PHOTOS: Belleville City Council Approves TIF for DevelopmentThe development project located near the National Shrine of Our Lady of the Snows will include nine restaurants and is expected to cost up to $60 million.
School Officials, Residents Show Opposition to TIF-Financed Crestwood Mall Redevelopment"You're wanting TIF money from us right now, based on an evolving plan? Would you sign a black mortgage? Because I'm pretty sure you wouldn't."
St. Louis County Developer Speaks Up in Support of TIFDeveloper Jim Sansone, principal at the Sansone Group, is speaking up in support of tax breaks for big developers to keep building strip malls in St. Louis County.
GenAmerican Building Redevelopment Moves AheadMembers of the St. Louis Tax Increment Financing (TIF) Commission approved $8.1 million for the project Wednesday, by a 4-0 vote.
Hancock & Kelley - Friday, August 2nd - July Jobs Report; Scott Faughn of Mo. Times; David Stokes of Show-Me Institute; Henry Goldkamp; Robert Taubman; Mo.State Sen. Eric Schmitt on Student Transfers; and Legally Blonde at Stages St. LouisJohn and Michael talk about the July job numbers report, with Scott Faughn of Mo. Times, with David Stokes about the Crestwood Mall and TIF money, with Henry Goldkamp about "What the Heck Is STL Thinking?", with Robert Taubman about the new Chesterfield outlet mall, with Mo.State Sen. Eric Schmitt, and with actors from the Stages production of "Legally Blonde, The Musical".
Paul McKee Grinning as Mo Supreme Court Rules His WayA trial court more than two years ago threw out $390 million in TIF funding for developer Paul McKee's NorthSide Regeneration project.
Belleville City Council Approves TIF For Kroger"We shouldn't be paying companies to come to our city, they should want to come to our city and say 'this is a great city.'"
Shrewsbury Walmart TIF Vote Draws Hundreds Even though county tax commissioners last night rejected a $15 TIF package for Walmart in Shrewsbury, there's a good chance the store will be built.
Cards Ballpark Village Gets to First Base"Well, we're happy here, out of committee and on to the next step of a long public approval process," DeWitt said.