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Iowa 2020 Revenue Lost to Tax Abatement Programs


Total Revenue Lost: 
$18,052,344
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State-level programs

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Program Name Program Type Revenue Loss
$0
TABULATED STATE-LEVEL TOTAL $0

Tabulated localities and districts

Click on the name of jurisdiction for a list of tax abatement programs that reduced its tax revenue.

We estimated the reporting rate among local governments for each state using 2018 and 2019 data. This is to gauge how much data is available in that state.

For Iowa, the estimated reporting rate is as follows:

Cities/counties: 61 out of 65 CAFRs or financial statements we examined provided information on tax abatement programs in accordance with GASB Statement No.77.

School districts: 297 out of 330 CAFRs or financial statements we examined provided information on tax abatement programs in accordance with GASB Statement No.77.

Concerned about the lack of disclosure? Check out the roadmap on GASB 77 compliance we created for IA. You can also get a CSV file of the localities in IA that did not make any tax abatement disclosures in their annual financial reports.

Local government / school district financial audits are posted here.

Reporting Jurisdiction Jurisdiction Type Gross Revenue Loss
Ames Municipality $296,303
Ankeny Municipality $420,555
Cedar Rapids Municipality $4,096,213
Council Bluff Municipality $1,449,678
Council Bluffs Municipality $680,000
Davenport Municipality $3,182,000
Dubuque Municipality $2,454,454
Iowa City Municipality $597,327
Sioux City Municipality $898,228
Waterloo Municipality $2,755,374
West Des Moines Municipality $1,222,212
TABULATED LOCALITY AND DISTRICT TOTAL $18,052,344