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May 11, 2016

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In Convention Center Bill Highlights Need to Rethink Local Taxation, BGR addresses a bill that would grant taxing authority to the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center’s economic development district. The release calls for a comprehensive re-evaluation of Orleans Parish taxes, with an eye toward aligning tax revenues with the city’s most pressing needs.

Filed under: BGR Now, Economic Development and Subsidies, Government Finance, Infrastructure, Orleans Parish, Tax Increment Financing (TIF), Taxation and Assessments