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Reports approved by vote of the Tennessee Advisory Commission on Intergovernmental Relations are labeled as such on their covers with the following banner at the top: Report of the Tennessee Advisory Commission on Intergovernmental Relations. All other reports by Commission staff are prepared to inform members of the Commission and the public and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Commission. They are labeled Staff Report to Members of the Tennessee Advisory Commission on Intergovernmental Relations on their covers. TACIR Fast Facts are short publications prepared by Commission staff to inform members and the public.

Community-based Land-use Decisions:  Public Participation in the Rezoning Process - Commission Report
October 2015

Transportation Needs from Tennessee's Public Infrastructure Needs Inventory - Presentation to Tennessee Infrastructure Conference
October 6, 2015

System-level Fiscal Capacity—Observations & Challenges Redux - Presentation to Governor Haslam's Basic Education Program Task Force
September 17, 2015

Building Tennessee's Tomorrow:  Anticipating the State's infrastructure Needs - Commission Report
June 2015

Dealing with Blight:  Impediments Caused by Foreclosure - Staff Report
April 2015

Uninsured Motorist Identification and Enforcement Legislation - Commission Memorandum
March 2015

Tennessee Valley Authority's Payments in Lieu of Taxes - Annual Report to the Tennessee General Assembly - Commission Report
January 2015

Assessing the Value of Low-Income Housing for Property Tax Purposes: Whether and How to Consider the Value of Low-Income Housing Tax Credits - Commission Report
January 2015

Civil Remedies for Invasion of Privacy: Updating the Law to Reach New Technology - Commission Report
January 2015

Protecting the Interests of Homeowners in Planned Developments: Insuring and Maintaining Common Property, Completing Infrastructure, and Providing Fair and Adequate Regulation - Commission Report
January 2015

Tennessee School Budgets: Authority and Accountability for Funding Education and Operating Schools - Commission Report
January 2015

Municipal Boundaries in Tennessee: Annexation and Growth Planning Policies after Public Chapter 707 - Commission Report
January 2015

Intergovernmental Finance in Tennessee Part I: The BEP and the Financing of K-12 Education - Presentation
January 2015

Fire Sprinkler Requirements for Places of Worship: Protecting People and Property - Commission Report
November 2014 tn/tacir/documents/Annexation_and_Growth_Planning_in_Tennessee%E2%80%94Proposed_Changes.pdf

Intergovernmental Challenges and Achievements - Biennial Report Fiscal Years 2012-13 and 2013-14
September 2014

Building Tennessee’s Tomorrow: Anticipating the State's Infrastructure Needs - Commission Report
June 2014

Fiscal Capacity in the BEP Formula—the TACIR Model - Presentation to Governor Haslam's Task Force on Education Funding
May 7, 2014

Annexation and Growth Planning in Tennessee—Proposed Changes - Presentation to the Tennessee Municipal Attorneys Association Winter Seminar
February 21, 2014

Ensuring Fair and Equitable Water and Wastewater Rates for Non-resident Customers of City Utilities - Commission Report
January 2014

Insurance as an Alternative to Surety Bonds for Public Officials - Commission Report
January 2014

Tennessee Valley Authority’s Payments in Lieu of Taxes—Annual Report to the General Assembly - Commission Report
January 2014

North Central Tennessee Regional Water Resources Planning Study - Produced by TDEC's Water Resources Technical Advisory Committee (co-written by TACIR staff)
December 2011

Potential for Changes in Tennessee Valley Authority Payments in Lieu of Taxes to Tennessee and Its Local Governments - Commission Report
December 2011

Transportation's Share of Tennessee's GDP Matches Transportation's Share of the U.S. Economy - Fast Facts Vol. 7 Iss. 1
December 2011

Evidence from Current County Reappraisals of the Impact of Recent Property Value Declines on Future Reappraisals and Taxable Assessments - Web Publication
December 2011

Getting There: Increasing Access to Destinations - Part IV: Land Use and Transportation Planning - Staff Report
December 2011

The Public Safety Impact of Public Safety Answering Points Not Affiliated with an Emergency Communications District - Commission Report
September 2011

Building Tennessee's Tomorrow: Anticipating the State's Infrastructure Needs - Commission Report
June 2011

South Cumberland Regional Water Resources Planning Study - Produced by TDEC's Water Resources Technical Advisory Committee (co-written by TACIR staff)
June 2011

The Residual Impact of the Recession on Local Government Taxes - Web Publication
June 2011

Are We There Yet? - Part III: Land Use and Transportation Planning - Staff Report
March 2011

Land Use and Planning in Tennessee - Part II: Land Use and Transportation Planning - Staff Report
February 2011

Intergovernmental Challenges and Achievements - Biennial Report FY 2009 and FY 2010 - Commission Report
February 2011

Moving Forward: Public Transportation in Tennessee - Part I: Land Use and Transportation Planning - Staff Report
January 2011

Highway Finance in Tennessee - Staff Report
October 2002

The Local Government Finance Series Volume III, Miscellaneous Local Taxes and Fees - Staff Report
August 2002

Infrastructure Finance Brief: Local Financing Techniques for Capital Projects - Brief
August 2002

Tennessee's Growth Policy in 2001: Promises and Progress
June 2002

The Local Government Finance Series Volume II, The Local Option Sales Tax in Tennessee - Staff Report
Local Option Sales Tax Update
Map of State and Local Option Sales Tax Rates (Jan 2005)
June 2002

Paying for Growth: General Assembly Authorizations for Development Taxes and Impact Fees - Brief
April 2002

An Analysis of the Fiscal Structure of Non-Income Tax States - Staff Report
April 2002

The Sales Tax Bite in Tennessee Approaches One and One-half Times the National Average Volume 1 Issue 5 - Fast Facts
April 2002

Tennessee Should Close the Education Gap: Everyone's Financial Well-being Depends on it! Vol. 1 Issue 4 - Fast Facts
March 2002

Understanding Budget Growth, Volume 1, Issue 3 - Fast Facts
March 2002

How Does Tennessee's Budget Work? Volume 1 Issue 2 - Fast Facts
March 2002

Minimizing Risk Factors Key to Kindergarten Success. Volume 1, Issue 1 - Fast Facts
March 2002

Building Tennessee's Tomorrow: Anticipating the State's Infrastructure Needs - Commission Report
March 2002

The Citizens' Guide to the Tennessee Budget - Staff Report
February 2002

The Local Government Finance Series Volume 1, The Local Property Tax in Tennessee - Staff Report
February 2002

Annexation Issues in Tennessee - Commission Report
February 1995

Funding, Creation & Management of E-911 Districts - Commission Report
January 1995