Impacts of Property Tax Reform

Publication Date: January 2008

Publisher: Indiana University. Center for Urban Policy and the Environment

Author(s): John Ottensmann; Seth Payton; Drew Klacik

Research Area: Banking and finance; Social conditions

Keywords: housing; infrastructure; public finance; local government

Type: Brief

Coverage: Indiana


HEA 1001, passed by the Indiana General Assembly in 2008, is intended to provide property tax relief to Hoosiers. This issue brief examines the direct and indirect effects of the reform effort on house prices, community quality of life, and local government services.