Tax Abatement

The purpose of this policy is to establish the City of Elk River’s position relating to the use of Tax Abatement for private development above and beyond the requirements and limitations set forth by state law. This policy shall be used as a guide in the processing and review of applications requesting Tax Abatement assistance. The fundamental purpose of providing Tax Abatement in Elk River is to encourage desirable development or redevelopment that would not otherwise occur but-for the assistance provided through the Tax Abatement.

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