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Matt Presents at 2023 MAAO Annual School at UMass – Amherst


On Thursday, August 10, 2023, Matt presented an updated version of “The ABCs of TIFs, DIFs, TIEs & STAs” to Members of the Massachusetts Association of Assessing Officers attending the Specialty Seminars at their 2023 Annual School at UMass-Amherst.  During the presentation, Matt reviewed the basics of Tax Increment Finance Agreements, District Improvement Finance Agreements, Tax Increment Exemptions and Special Tax Assessments.  During the presentation Matt reviewed detailed examples of effect of a TIF Agreement and a TIE Agreement on Assessed Values.

Matt would like to thank all of the attendees for their participation during the presentation, and for their excellent questions. Special thanks as well to MAAO President R. Lane Partridge.  Special thanks also to Joanne Foley & Trish O’Kane, Co-Chairs of the MAAO Education Committee, and MAAO Executive Director, Kathleen Costello.

For a copy of the presentation please follow the link – The ABCs of TIFs, DIFs, TIEs & STAs 230807,  or visit the “Resources” section of our website.