VALPARAISO | Smiles broke out on the faces of a few County Council members Tuesday when a local attorney specializing in real estate and land use voiced his opinion that tax increment finance districts do not mix well with tax abatements.
VALPARAISO | Failure to file its tax abatement forms with Porter County in time cost Indiana Beverage $265,926 this year.
MERRILLVILLE | The Town Council has designated AmeriPlex at the Crossroads as an economic revitalization area.
MERRILLVILLE | A Merrillville company plans to move a few miles south in town.
MERRILLVILLE | The Town Council has unanimously approved a resolution granting a tax abatement request for Prime Conveyor, which is planning to expand its facility at 8903 Louisiana St.
MERRILLVILLE | The Town Council unanimously approved a resolution Tuesday to show the Lake County Council and the Lake County commissioners that the town supports the adoption of a local option income tax.
HAMMOND | Amsted Rail will receive a property tax break on a $7.7 million renovation the company is making to its Hohman Avenue facility.
As our region continues emerging from the throes of a stormy nationwide economic climate, our communities must do all they can to hold on to the business and industry they have and cultivate it as best they can.
HAMMOND | Amsted Rail is petitioning Hammond for a property tax break on renovations the company has planned for its location on Hohman Avenue.
CROWN POINT | The Crown Point City Council recently agreed to the annual renewal of tax abatements.
KOUTS | After getting a primer course in tax abatement from a financial consultant, the Town Council appears ready to give Merit Steel a 10-year tax break on its new wire-making equipment.
HIGHLAND | The Town Council ordered up a new Culver's restaurant Monday when members voted to approve a request for tax abatement.
KOUTS | Kentucky's loss is going to be Kouts' gain, but it's still a matter of how much of a gain it will be.
Why is tax abatement an issue when it was part of a prior election promise to discontinue?
VALPARAISO | The City Council was willing to forgive Task Force Tips for failing to file its abatement paperwork with the Porter County auditor's office on time, but the company will pay a big price for its error next year.
VALPARAISO | In Touch Pharmaceuticals' plans to move to a bigger location received enthusiastic support from the City Council Monday and only minor suggestions for changes from Valparaiso's Site Review Committee on Tuesday.
VALPARAISO | Seeking tax abatements is what you might call a growing problem for In Touch Pharmaceuticals: The company keeps growing and uses the abatements to facilitate that growth.
CROWN POINT | Undeveloped sites in a Crown Point industrial complex are set to be auctioned Aug. 5 in a Lake County sheriff's sale of foreclosed properties.
MERRILLVILLE | A proposed Amish marketplace has received multiple approvals from town officials, and it's hoping another request will be granted.
MERRILLVILLE | The Town Council has granted a 10-year tax abatement for Modern Drop Forge and approved two zoning requests for Riegsecker's Farmers Market.
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