The Taxpayers Association of Central Iowa (TACI) is an independent, non-partisan membership organization dedicated to fostering efficient, effective local government in the greater Des Moines area. The mission is accomplished through research, education, advocacy and community leadership. In doing so, we contribute to a strong quality of life at an affordable cost.
The goals of the Taxpayers Association of Central Iowa are to be:
- A trusted and visible source of information for taxpayers about local government financial issues and local government performance;
- A strong source of support for local officials in identifying and pursuing opportunities that promote efficiency;
- A leader in moving intergovernmental cooperative efforts that result in better service for less cost; and
- A viable association with engaged members and monetary support sufficient to carry out the mission.