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Revenue Enhancement

A politically correct term for raising taxes. When a government or politician refers to revenue enhancement, it usually refers to raising taxes indirectly, especially by eliminating deductions or credits.

revenue enhancement

An increase in revenues, especially by way of increased taxes. Revenue enhancement includes reducing taxpayer deductions and eliminating tax credits.
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The candidates should put themselves in Kitzhaber's shoes and tell the voters what cuts they would recommend and what revenue enhancements, if any, they would suggest.
Finally, there may be a private management services firm that would front-end the start up of an IGWW in return for sharing in future revenue enhancements.
The ESCO will provide a written guarantee of all utility and operational cost reductions and revenue enhancements. 3.
Revenue Enhancements. The statement that the "art of taxation is the art of plucking the goose so as to get the largest possible amount of feathers with the least possible squealing," has been attributed to the French Statesman Jean-Baptiste Colbert, who served as Louis the XIV's finance minister.
[GRAPH OMITTED] Exhibit 3 Illusory Budgeting and Financial Reporting Practices Category Definition Property Tax The use of non-rate-restricted Manipulations (i.e., unlimited) property tax levies and the accompanying accounting fund for expenditures more typically paid for by a rate-restricted levy and related accounting fund, Revenue Enhancements A resource transfer from some (other) accounting fund to the government's general fund, as a means of increasing revenues available for financing general government purposes and appropriation.
The initial GPG approach would be to analyze the current position of the property, explore capital alternatives and anticipated returns on investment, design an operating expense savings program and probe the more subjective area of possible revenue enhancements. They can also offer information on the latest real estate tax developments.
Tenders are invited for Providing comprehensive energy management and energy-related capital improvements services at all applicable facilities of the municipality, contracting for a full range of energy services and energy-related capital improvements designed to reduce energy usage, provide for operational and water use efficiencies, provide revenue enhancements, and reduce related costs at municipal facilities.
Tenders are invited for Providing comprehensive energy management and energy-related capital improvement services at all applicable facilities of the municipality, contracting for a full range of energy services and energy-related capital improvements designed to reduce energy usage, provide for operational and water use efficiencies, provide revenue enhancements, and reduce related costs at municipal facilities.
The City of Bowie (City) is seeking a response to the Request for Qualifications (RFQ) from Energy Service Companies (ESCO) to provide a turnkey utility conservation program that will provide sustained costs savings and revenue enhancements and meet the requirements of the Texas Knergy Performance Contracting Requirements.
This project includes infrastructure & revenue enhancement improvements to the recreation area.