Redevelopment Commission Deadline for Determining Excess Assessed Valuation in TIF Districts

A major responsibility of a municipal Redevelopment Commission (RDC) is to determine the existence of excess assessed value (AV) in a local TIF district. To make this determination, RDCs are charged with analyzing financial and project reports to consider whether there is excess AV which results in revenue greater than what is needed for the…

0April 30, 2019April 30, 2019

Fundamentals of a Contract

Years ago, many personal and business deals were made and transacted with a simple handshake. If disagreements ensued, the parties could go to court and ask a judge to resolve the dispute, hopefully, in their favor. These days written contracts are the norm and, if prepared properly, they can protect the parties’ rights and help…

0April 10, 2019May 7, 2019

3 Tips for a More Cost-Effective Divorce

If you’re considering divorce as an option, there are a few things to keep in mind as you consider an attorney. Here are three tips to keep in mind to save you time and money. Be Prepared & Prompt. You will be asked to provide financial information and other documentation to aid the Court in…

0October 1, 2018May 7, 2019

Registered Domestic Relations Mediators

Attorneys Carolyn Powers and Darren Chadd of The Law Office of Taylor, Chadd, Minnette, Schneider & Clutter have completed the required 40 hours of training to become Registered Domestic Relations Mediators. A registered domestic relations mediator is someone who is specially trained as a neutral party to facilitate custom resolutions amongst individuals dealing with family…

0September 6, 2018May 6, 2019

Welcome, Suzie Smith!

We are pleased to announce the addition of Suzie Smith to the team. She began as a law clerk in our office and after she passed the Indiana Bar Examination, we brought her on board! Suzie is a recent graduate of the Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law in Indianapolis. She is married…

0June 22, 2018May 7, 2019

Welcome to the team Ethan Myers!

We are excited and proud to welcome Ethan Myers!  You can read more about this local resident below or jump to his bio page. Ethan grew up in rural northern Montgomery County and graduated from North Montgomery High School in 2010.  He graduated from Purdue University with a degree in Ag Economics in May of 2013.  Myers…

0November 29, 2017May 7, 2019