The District of Columbia

Tax Increment Financing (TIFPly)

Tax Increment Financing (TIFPly)

by Office of the Chief Technology Officer on 01/12/2008

Keywords
About: Money, Finance, OCFO, Tax Increment Financing, Business Development, boundaries
Taking place at: Washington, D.C., District of Columbia, DC, DC GIS, DCGIS

Abstract

Tax Increment Financing (TIF) locations. The dataset contains locations and attributes of TIF areas, created as part of the DC Geographic Information System (DC GIS) for the D.C. Office of the Chief Technology Officer (OCTO) and participating D.C. government agencies.

A database provided by the Office of the Chief Financial Officer identified TIF area locations. The dataset is a result of research conducted on the DC Official Code Site.

All DC GIS data is stored and exported in Maryland State Plane coordinates NAD 83 meters.

METADATA CONTENT IS IN PROCESS OF VALIDATION AND SUBJECT TO CHANGE.

Purpose

This data is used for the planning and management of Washington, D.C. by local government agencies.

Access constraints

Contact OCTO GIS. Any data obtained outside of OCTO GIS are unauthorized copies.

Use constraints

Acknowledgment of the DC Geographic Information Systems Program (DC GIS). The District of Columbia Government makes no claims as to the completeness, accuracy or content of any data contained hereon, and makes no representation of any kind, including, but not limited to, the warranty of the accuracy or fitness for a particular use, nor are any such warranties to be implied or inferred with respect to the information or data furnished herein.

Point of contact

GIS Data Coordinartor
in Office of the Chief Technology Officer (OCTO)

441 4th Street NW, Suite 1045
Washington DC, 20001, USA

fax: 202-727-5660
hours: 8:30am - 5:30pm

Credits

Office of the Chief Financial Officer (OCFO)

Data accuracy

Accuracy
Dataset believed to be complete and accurate, subject to change. In process of validation by source and/or responsible agency.

Logical consistency
In process of validation by source and/or responsible agency.

Completeness
Data believed to be complete and accurate, subject to change. In process of validation by source and/or responsible agency.

Horizontal positional accuracy
In process of validation by source agency.

Vertical positional accuracy
N/A

Lineage / Sources

  • OCFO
    online,
    OCFO
    by Office of the Chief Financial Officer, 12/28/06
Lineage / Processes
GIS Data Coordinator
in Office of the Chief Technology Officer

441 4th St NW, Suite 930 South
Washington DC, 20001, USA

fax: 202-727-5660
hours: 8:30am - 5:30pm
Staff created, changed and deleted Tax Increment Finance (TIF) and Payment In Lieu of Taxes (PILOT) areas based on specifications provided by the Office of the Chief Financial Officer and language in D.C. council resolutions and bills. Staff used Owner Polygons and Street Centerlines for digitization.

in OCTO



Updated the boundaries of the skyland mall tax increment fund area per legislation.

Distribution

Most DC GIS datasets can be downloaded from "http://dcgis.dc.gov" on the data center page. Orders can also be made by contacting OCTO GIS at "dcgis@dc.gov", especially for datasets not available for download.

Distribution liability
Acknowledgment of the DC Geographic Information Systems Program (DC GIS). The District of Columbia Government makes no claims as to the completeness, accuracy or content of any data contained hereon, and makes no representation of any kind, including, but not limited to, the warranty of the accuracy or fitness for a particular use, nor are any such warranties to be implied or inferred with respect to the information or data furnished herein.

Distributed by
GIS Data Coordinator
in DC Office of the Chief Technology Officer

441 4th St NW, Suite 930 South
Washington DC, 20001, USA

fax: (202) 727-5660
hours: 8:30 am - 5:30 pm

Entity

DCGIS.TIFPly / OCFO
Tax Increment Financing

Attributes

  • NAME / OCFO
    Name of TIF Project Area
  • OBJECTID_1 / ESRI
    Internal feature number.
  • DC_CODE / OCTO
    Corresponding District Government Code or Resolution
  • Shape / ESRI
    Feature geometry
  • SHAPE / ESRI
    Feature geometry.
  • URL / OCTO
    Web Address
  • TYPE
  • SHAPE.AREA
  • GIS_ID
  • SHAPE.LEN

Metadata

FGDC Content Standards for Digital Geospatial Metadata / FGDC-STD-001-1998 as of 06/26/2008

Provided by
GIS Data Coordinator
in D.C. Office of the Chief Technology Officer

441 4th St NW, Suite 930 South
Washington DC, 20001, USA

fax: (202) 727-5660
hours: 8:30 am - 5 pm