As part of this event, I always compile a Conference Guide filled with all the information that we discuss and brainstorm. This year's guide is jammed with… … [Read more...] about Can’t Attend the Conference? Pick up the Attendee Guide!!
On September 10, Rep. Kevin Brady, (R-TX) highlighted the introduction of 3 bills that constitute the Tax Reform 2.0 package. This package is from Republicans on the House Ways and Means Committee. None of the bills contain provisions directly impacting affordable housing or, … [Read more...] about Tax Reform Bill Contains No References to LIHTC Program
On August 28, the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) released an advanced notice of proposed rule-making on modernizing the Community Reinvestment Act (CRA). The OCC seeks comments on ways to modernize CRA regulations.Included are questions about increasing lending … [Read more...] about Proposed Rulemaking on CRA Modernization Released
On August 22, Sen. Ron Wyden, (D-OR), introduced the Middle Income Housing Tax Credit Act of 2018, legislation that would create a 15-year tax credit for 50% of qualifying costs, or a minimum 5% per year. The credit would apply to property where at least 60% of units are occupied … [Read more...] about Middle Income Housing Tax Credit Act of 2018 Introduced
On August 13, 2018, HUD published an advanced notice of proposed rule-making, inviting public comment on amendments to HUD’s affirmatively furthering fair housing regulations. HUD is seeking comments on several areas, but specifically asked 8 questions about community … [Read more...] about HUD Seeking Comment on AFFH Rules