Tax Increment Financing Program (TIF) (District of Columbia)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

EZFeed Policy

Place District of Columbia
Applies to Municipality District of Columbia

Name Tax Increment Financing Program (TIF) (District of Columbia)
Policy Category Financial Incentive
Policy Type Enterprise Zone
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Concentrating Solar Power, Energy Storage, Fuel Cells, Geothermal Electric, Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small), Natural Gas, Nuclear, Solar Photovoltaics, Wind energy
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province

Primary Website

Last Review 2014-09-15


The District offers several innovative public financing tools where developers can use bond financing or bank loans to fund a portion of their construction costs. The funds are repaid over time using new taxes generated by the project.

Policy Contact

Contact Name Michael Jasso
Department Office of the Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development
Address 1350 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Place Washington, D.C.
Zip/Postal Code 20004
Phone 202.727.6365

Contact Name John Ross
Department Office of Research and Analysis
Division Office of the Chief Financial Officer

Phone (202) 727-7775