Avenu to attend MASC Annual Meeting

Adam Rubin

South Carolina’s city managers will be on the lookout for Avenu Insights & Analytics at the Municipal Association of South Carolina Annual Meeting. Taking place July 18-22 at the Marriott Hotel, Hilton Head Island, the MASC is a place for local government leaders to network, learn, and share their own insights on how to best manage the state’s municipalities. An avid supporter of local agencies, Avenu remains committed to helping South Carolina’s cities maximize their revenue and run more efficiently, and will be on site throughout the week. Look for Avenu Business Development Executive Adam Rubin at sessions – he will be ready to answer your questions regarding:

  • Sales and use tax
  • Franchise fees
  • Property tax
  • Hotel and short-term rental taxes

For any questions or to get in touch with Adam at the conference, reach out to him at adam.rubin@avenuinsights.com.

[Recorded Webinar] Franchise Fees: Download Here

View or download our recent webinar by Avenu’s Jonathan Gerth, Esq. on how you can get more funding from the franchise fees you collect from utility providers. Jonathan will cover how you can increase compliance with an ordinance review, pending legal challenges that can work in your favor, and how some fees don’t get included in your payments but should.

This free presentation addresses franchise fees from all categories of utilities:

  • Telecommunications
  • Natural Gas
  • Electricity
  • Water & Solid Waste

Discussions will also include specific calculations to show what your franchise fee revenue should be!

MuniServices/Avenu To Have Strong Presence at CSMFO

The California Society of Municipal Finance Officers will attract 300+ municipal finance officers and public administrators to Riverside, California, for its 2018 Annual Conference.

Robert Hamud

Many will hear MuniServices/Avenu Client Services Manager Robert Hamud, a featured speaker in a panel discussion on how to prepare long-term, strategic municipal budgets.

A former chief fiscal officer in local government, Robert will provide an overview of the current fiscal environment, and cover with other panelists, ways to determine future revenues, build reserves, and begin tackling pressing long-term issues such as CalPERS and deferred maintenance. If you’re there, join us February 22 at 2:45 p.m. in Ballroom B for Don’t Wait: Planning for the Long-Term in Your Annual Budget.

MuniServices/Avenu is a sponsor of this gathering and we’ll be at booth #302 – visit us!