The Rensselaer County Tobacco Asset Securitization Corporation (RTASC) was created in 2001. Its purpose was to issue bonds to finance RTASC’s purchase of the future right, title, and interest of the County of Rensselaer, New York to tobacco settlement revenues under the Master Settlement Agreement. In 2005, RTASC participated in the New York Counties Tobacco Trust V, Tobacco Settlement Pass Through Bonds which issued subordinate Capital Appreciation Bonds.

The purpose of this web page is to provide a forum to post certain documents and meet the ongoing requirements of the New York State Public Authorities Accountability Act.