Committee on Finance and Revenue

Committee Chair

Councilmember Jack Evans


The Committee on Finance and Revenue is responsible for matters relating to taxation and revenue for the operation of the government of the District of Columbia; general obligation bond acts, revenue anticipation notes, and industrial revenue bonds; tourism and cultural affairs; 2024 Olympics; the establishment of business-improvement districts; grants management; and matters relating to the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority.


Adam Gutbezahl

General Counsel

(202) 724-8058

Ruth Werner

Committee Director

(202) 724-8058

Sarina Loy

Committee Assistant

(202) 724-8058

Agencies under the Committee on Finance and Revenue

  • Board of Review of Anti-Deficiency Violations
  • Commission on Arts and Humanities
  • Destination DC
  • District of Columbia Lottery and Charitable Games Control Board
  • Multistate Tax Commission *
  • Office of the Chief Financial Officer
  • - Office of Finance and Treasury
  • - Office of Financial Management
  • - Office of Financial Operations
  • - Office of Tax and Revenue
  • Office of Partnerships and Grants Services
  • Office of the Inspector General
  • Real Property Tax Appeals Commission for the District of Columbia
  • Sports Authority Subsidy
  • Washington Convention and Sports Authority/Events DC
  • Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority

* This entity is a federal agency or regional body.  As such, the Committee does not have direct oversight but, rather, serves as a liaison for the Council in relations to this entity.