Municipal Government

Websites, Charters, and Rhode Island General Laws.

Data Visualizations

The Division of Municipal Finance is working to increase its use of visualizations to display complex data sets. By using descriptive statistics, we can present the main features of these data sets in a more intuitive way to our audience.

Latest Updates

01/12/2015
The Locally-Administered Pension & OPEB Study Commission Releases its Report

The Locally-Administered Pension & OPEB Study Commission released its report to the Governor and General Assembly leadership. The report includes recommendations for the improved security and funding of locally-administered pension and other post-retirement benefit obligations of local entities. Appendix I provides supplementary information for the recommendations. Appendix II provides general pension related information and Appendix III provides OPEB related information.

12/31/2014
Report on the Property Tax Cap

This report provides certified municipal tax levies for FY 2014 and FY 2015.

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11/26/2014
Veterans', Elderly, and Other Tax Exemption Programs in Rhode Island Municipalities

The latest survey of information identifying certain tax exemptions available to veterans, elderly, and other qualified residents of Rhode Island's 39 cities and towns. Please review the publication and contact your local tax assessor for further details.

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