Iowa Finance Authority


The Iowa Finance Authority issues tax-exempt bonds to businesses and organizations for a wide range of projects. These have included expanding and improving health care services, industrial development and housing. As of 2012, the Iowa Finance Authority has issued more than $7.5 billion in bonds to assist businesses build or expand in Iowa.

Economic Development Bond Program: Issues tax-exempt bonds on behalf of private entities or organizations for eligible purposes. 

Private Activity Bond Cap Allocation: In 2013, the State of Iowa received $289 million of volume cap for allocation to eligible projects in the following categories: single-family, job training, student loans, beginning farmers, industrial and political subdivision.