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IRS 2018-2019 Priority Guidance Plan

On November 8, the Treasury Department (Treasury) and Internal Revenue Service (IRS) issued their 2018-2019 Priority Guidance Plan (PGP) which lists guidance projects on which Treasury and IRS will focus during the twelve-month period from July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2019. The PGP includes several guidance projects related to the Low Income Housing Tax Credit, tax-exempt Housing Bonds, and other HFA priority issues.

NCSHA Comments on IRS PAB Public Approval Requirements

On December 20, NCSHA sent a letter to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) regarding their September 27 proposed rule concerning public approval requirements for tax-exempt Private Activity Bonds (PABs).

NCSHA and IRS Webinar on Form Submission

NCSHA and IRS Webinar on forms submission process for IRS Forms 8909, 8610, 9610 Schedule A, and 8823.

Opportunity Zones | Articles and Background Materials

Access recent Opportunity Zones articles curated by NCSHA staff. 

CHCDF Letter to HUD for FY 2020 HUD Budget

The following letter, signed by NCSHA and over forty other organizations and community groups, was sent to Secretary Ben Carson of the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) from the Campaign for Housing and Community Development Funding, to request robust funding levels for housing and community development programs for the fiscal year (FY) 2020 HUD budget.

Freddie Mac | Opportunity Incentives in LIHTC Qualified Allocation Plans

Freddie Mac released this white paper,”Opportunity Incentives in LIHTC Qualified Allocation Plans,” as a part of an eight-part series highlighting use of the Low Income Housing Tax Credit program in underserved markets. The series is part of Freddie Mac’s Duty-to-Serve plan to expand rental and homeownership opportunities in historically underserved markets.

Freddie Mac | Mixed-Income Housing in Areas of Concentrated Poverty

Freddie Mac released this white paper,”Mixed-Income Housing in Areas of Concentrated Poverty,” as a part of an eight-part series highlighting use of the Low Income Housing Tax Credit program in underserved markets. The series is part of Freddie Mac’s Duty-to-Serve plan to expand rental and homeownership opportunities in historically underserved markets.

Freddie Mac | Affordable Housing in High Opportunity Areas

Freddie Mac released this white paper,” Affordable Housing in High Opportunity Areas,” as a part of an eight-part series highlighting use of the Low Income Housing Tax Credit program in underserved markets. The series is part of Freddie Mac’s Duty-to-Serve plan to expand rental and homeownership opportunities in historically underserved markets.

NCSHA Opportunity Zone Fund Directory Submission Form

The Opportunity Zone Fund Directory is a compilation of Opportunity Zone funding opportunities. This resource provides descriptions and contact information for publicly-announced funds that have...

NCSHA Comments on USDA Income Banding Rule

NCSHA submitted a letter to  the U.S. Department of Agriculture, on behalf of the state Housing Finance Agencies, regarding the department’s proposed rule making amendments to the Single Family Housing Direct Home Loan Program and the Single Family Housing Guaranteed Loan Program (SFHGLP).