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Novogradac Resources

Client Services

Statement from Michael Novogradac Regarding Novogradac’s Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic

Client Alerts

Client Alert: Highlights from H.R.6201 - Families First Coronavirus Response Act
Updated March 27, 2020

Events

Event Postponed–Novogradac 2020 Opportunity Zones Spring Conference

Event Postponed–Novogradac 2020 Affordable Housing Conference

Event Postponed–Novogradac 2020 Investing in Puerto Rico Conference

General

Legislation 

CARES Act, Phase 3 Coronavirus Agreed to Senate Bill, Senate Amendment to H.R. 748
March 25, 2020

Joint Committee on Taxation Score of the CARES Act
March 26, 2020

Keeping American Workers Paid and Employed Act Factsheet, Senate Small Business Committee Chairman Marco Rubio, R-Fla.
March 25, 2020

COVID-19 RELIEF for Small Businesses Act of 2020, Senate Small Business Committee Ranking Member Ben Cardin, D-Md.
March 25, 2020

Notes from Novogradac Blog Post: Senate Leadership Agrees to nearly $2 Trillion Phase 3 COVID-19 Response Bill
March 25, 2020

Final CARES Act Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Summary
March 25, 2020

Final CARES Act Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Bill Text
March 25, 2020

Senate Appropriations Committee Summary of Appropriations in the CARES Act
March 25, 2020

Section-by-Section Summary of Appropriations in the CARES Act
March 25, 2020

Section-by-Section Summary Relief for Workers Affected by Coronavirus Act
March 25, 2020

Section-by-Section Summary Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act
March 25, 2020

Senator Schumer Dear Colleague Letter on Phase 3 Coronavirus Bill
March 25, 2020

H.R. 6379, Take Responsibility for Workers and Families Act
March 23, 2020

Title by Title Summary of H.R. 6379, Take Responsibility for Workers and Families Act
​March 23, 2020

H.R. 6379, Take Responsibility for Workers and Families Act One-Pager
​March 23, 2020

H.R. 6321, Financial Protections and Assistance for America’s Consumers, States, Businesses, and Vulnerable Populations Act
March 23, 2020

New Democrat Coalition Recommendations for Coronavirus Response & Economic Recovery
March 19, 2020

S. 3548, CARES (Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security) Act
Introduced in the Senate on March 19, 2020

H.R. 748, Coronavirus, Relief, and Economic Security Act
March 22, 2020

Coronavirus Supplemental Appropriations Bill Text
March 22, 2020

Coronavirus Supplemental Appropriations Summary
March 22, 2020

S. 3548 CARES Act Summary
March 19, 2020

House Financial Services Chairwoman Waters Proposes Legislative Responses to the COVID-19 Crisis
March 18, 2020

H.R. 6074, Coronavirus Preparedness and Response Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2020 
(Enacted March 6, 2020)

H.R. 6201, Families First Coronavirus Response Act, as passed by the House and Senate
March 18, 2020

Client Alert: Highlights from H.R.6201 - Families First Coronavirus Response Act
Updated March 27, 2020

H.R. 6201, Families First Coronavirus Response Act
(Passed House March 14, 2020)

Estimated Revenue Effects of the Revenue Provisions Contained In Division G of H.R. 6201
March 17, 2020

Technical Explanation of Division G, “Tax Credits for Paid Sick and Paid Family and Medical Leave,” of H.R. 6201
March 17, 2020

Families First Coronavirus Response Act Summary
March 16, 2020

Families First Coronavirus Response Act 
(As introduced March 11, 2020)

Pelosi Remarks on the Families First Coronavirus Response Act
March 13, 2020

Transcript of Speaker Pelosi, Chairman Neal Media Availability Following Meeting on Families First Coronavirus Response Act
March 12, 2020

House Democrats Introduce Families First Coronavirus Response Act
March 11, 2020

Pelosi Dear Colleague on Coronavirus Next Steps
March 9, 2020

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Proposals, Advocacy and Congressional Correspondence

National Association of Bond Lawyers Letter to Congress, Treasury – Suggestions to Alleviate Financial Crisis Relating to State and Local Government Ability to Borrow with Tax-Exempt Bonds and Related Matters
March 22, 2020

Chairman Neal Letter to Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin Urging Extension of Tax Filing Deadline to July 15
March 19, 2020

CDFA COVID-19 Comprehensive Recovery Strategy: Recommendations to Congress
March 19, 2020

NAHB’s COVID-19 Response Letter to President Trump
March 17, 2020

Treasury Phase Three Economic Stimulus Proposal
March 17, 2020

Combatting Coronavirus and Economic Contraction Act
March 17, 2020

Letter to the President Regarding the Administrations Response to COVID-19
March 17, 2020

U.S. Chamber of Commerce Asks for More Employer Relief
March 16, 2020

Brown Calls On Administration to Address Federally-Assisted Housing Coronavirus Concerns
March 11, 2020

Letter to Vice President Pence, Secretary Carson and Secretary Perdue Concerning the COVID-19 Outbreak and Providing Guidance to Operators of Federally-Assisted Housing Properties
March 11, 2020

IRS Guidance

IRS Coronavirus Tax Relief web page

News Release: IR-2020-58, Tax Day Now July 15: Treasury, IRS Extend Filing Deadline and Federal Tax Payments Regardless Of Amount
March 21, 2020

News Release IR-2020-57, Treasury, IRS and Labor Announce Plan to Implement Coronavirus-Related Paid Leave for Workers and Tax Credits for Small and Midsize Businesses to Swiftly Recover the Cost of Providing Coronavirus-Related Leave
March 20, 2020

IRS Notice 2020-18 Relief for Taxpayers Affected by Ongoing Coronavirus Disease 2019 Pandemic
March 20, 2020

IRS Notice 2020-17 Relief for Taxpayers Affected by Ongoing Coronavirus Disease 2019 Pandemic
March 18, 2020

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State Tax Administration

AICPA Updates on State Tax Filing Guidance for Coronavirus Pandemic
March 20, 2020

Other Federal Guidance

FHFA's Webpage on Coronavirus Actions

Federal Agencies Encourage Banks, Savings Associations and Credit Unions to Offer Responsible Small-Dollar Loans to Consumers and Small Businesses Affected by COVID-19
March 26, 2020

Federal Bank Regulatory Agencies Statement Encouraging Responsible Small-Dollar Lending to Consumers and Small Businesses in Response to COVID-19
March 26, 2020

FDIC Statement on Loan Modifications and Reporting for Institutions Working with Customers Affected by the Coronavirus
March 25, 2020

News Release: FHFA Authorizes the Enterprises to Support Additional Liquidity in the Secondary Mortgage Market
March 23, 2020

New Release: FHFA Directs Enterprises to Grant Flexibilities for Appraisal and Employment Verifications
March 23, 2020

Press Release: Federal Reserve Issues FOMC Statement
March 23, 2020

Joint Press Release: Agencies Provide Additional Information to Encourage Financial Institutions to Work with Borrowers Affected by COVID-19
March 22, 2020

Federal Reserve Press Release: Coordinated central bank action to further enhance the provision of U.S. dollar liquidity
March 20, 2020

FDIC Interim Final Rule and Request for Comment - Regulatory Capital Rule: Money Market Mutual Fund Liquidity Facility
March 19, 2020

Press Release: Federal Reserve Board broadens program of support for the flow of credit to households and businesses by establishing a Money Market Mutual Fund Liquidity Facility (MMLF)
March 18, 2020

Term Sheet: Money Market Mutual Fund Liquidity Facility
March 18, 2020

Commercial Paper Funding Facility 2020: Program Terms and Conditions
March 17, 2020

Statement on the Use of Capital and Liquidity Buffers
March 17, 2020

Federal Register Notice: Interim Final Rule
March 17, 2020

Press Release: Federal Reserve Actions to Support the Flow of Credit to Households and Businesses
March 15, 2020

Press Release: Coordinated Central Bank Action to Enhance the Provision of U.S. Dollar Liquidity
March 15, 2020

Press Release: Federal Reserve Issues FOMC Statement
March 15, 2020

White House Proclamation on Declaring a National Emergency Concerning the Novel Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Outbreak 
March 13, 2020

FEMA COVID-19 Emergency Declaration 
March 13, 2020

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Other Information

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Coronavirus Website

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Communication Resources

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Main Street Resources

The National Council of State Legislatures (NCSL) list of state-level action on COVID-19

National Governors Association (NGA) COVID-19 Resource Page

Pandemic Guide for Real Estate Managers from the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM)
March 10, 2020

Low-Income Housing Tax Credit

Legislation

New Democrat Coalition Recommendations for Coronavirus Response & Economic Recovery
March 19, 2020

House Financial Services Chairwoman Waters Proposes Legislative Responses to the COVID-19 Crisis
March 18, 2020

Proposals, Advocacy and Related Correspondence

LIIF Policy Update: LIIF Shares Federal Policy Recommendations to Address Immediate COVID-19 Challenges
March 24, 2020

NCSHA letter to IRS on COVID-19 and the Housing Credit Program
March 23, 2020

National Association of Bond Lawyers Letter to Congress, Treasury – Suggestions to Alleviate Financial Crisis Relating to State and Local Government Ability to Borrow with Tax-Exempt Bonds and Related Matters
March 22, 2020

Joint Enterprise, HPN, LISC, OFN, National NeighborWorks Association, and SAHF recommendations on COVID-19 response
March 22, 2020

SAHF Housing Stability Proposals for the Lowest Income People on COVID-19 response
March 22, 2020

Enterprise COVID-19 Response Policy Recommendations Letter to Congressional Leadership
March 21, 2020

NLHA and Other Real Estate Organizations Letter to Congressional Leaders Proposing Relief for Renters and Owners
March 19, 2020

ACTION Campaign Recommendations to Congress for COVID-19 Relief Package Related to the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit
March 18, 2020

NAHB’s COVID-19 Response Letter to President Trump
March 17, 2020

NAHB’s Letter to President Trump - Policy Proposals to Help Stabilize the Housing Sector in the Near Term
March 17, 2020

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Allocating Agency Policies and Announcements

Notes from Novogradac Blog Post: LIHTC Allocating Agencies Respond to Coronavirus 
March 13, 2020 (Updated March 18, 2020)

California

Message Regarding TCAC Readiness to Proceed Deadline
March 18, 2020

Compliance Workshops and COVID-19 Precautionary Monitoring Changes
March 13, 2020

Connecticut

Updated Information on COVID-19 Regarding Inspections, Compliance Monitoring, Site Visits and Insurance Invoices
March 20, 2020

CHFA Multifamily Announcement Inspections, Compliance Monitoring and Site Visits COVID-19
March 13, 2020

Colorado

CHFA News: Home Finance CHFA is Fully Operational and Continues to Purchase Loans Daily
March 27, 2020

Georgia

DCA Interim Policy in Response to COVID-19
March 17, 2020

Idaho

Idaho COVID-19 Update Important Information about IHFA Loan Processing
March 27, 2020

Indiana

RED Notice 20-18 Inspection and Monitoring Policy COVID-19
March 11, 2020

Kansas

Letter from Ryan Vincent, Executive Director to KHRC Regarding Our Response to the Coronavirus Outbreak
March 16, 2020

Letter from Ryan Vincent, Executive Director to KHRC Regarding Our Response to the Coronavirus Outbreak
March 13, 2020

Kentucky

Interim Guidance For Multifamily Partners In use during the COVID-19 State & National emergency
March 26, 2020

Notice To Partners: KHC’s Inspection and Monitoring Policy in Response to COVID-19
March 13, 2020

Minnesota

Minnesota Housing COVID-19: Multifamily Updates
March 18, 2020

Montana

Montana Updated Housing Guidance on COVID-19
March 20, 2020

Montana Housing Guidance on COVID-19
March 18, 2020

Nebraska

NIFA LIHTC Compliance Monitoring and Site Inspection Guidance During the COVID‐19 Pandemic
March 18, 2020

New Jersey

New Jersey Governor Murphy Announces Effort to Help Renters, Homeowners Threatened by Potential Foreclosure
March 19, 2020

North Carolina

NCHFA Full Application Update
March 19, 2020

Ohio

Multifamily Housing Compliance News Flash Update
March 26, 2020

Multifamily Housing Compliance News Flash Update
March 23, 2020

Director's Order that All Persons Stay at Home Unless Engaged in Essential Work or Activity
March 23, 2020

Multifamily Housing Compliance News Flash
March 16, 2020

Oregon

Amending the OEAP Operations Manual Temporary to Accommodate For the COVID-19 Outbreak
March 20, 2020

South Carolina

SC Housing 2020 Housing Tax Credit Program Tax Exempt Bond Program Update
March 19, 2020

SC Housing Coronavirus (COVID-19) Message
March 19, 2020

Texas

Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs Compliance Guidance Related to COVID-19
March 19, 2020

Vermont

VHFA Interim Guidance on COVID‐19 (Coronavirus)
March 19, 2020

West Virginia

Use of Electronic Signatures During COVID-19 Pandemic
March 25, 2020

Multifamily Mortgage Loans and COVID-19
March 25, 2020

West Virginia Housing Development Fund Inspection and Monitoring Policy in Response to COVID-19
March 16, 2020

Wisconsin

WHEDA Management Review Inspections Postponed
March 17, 2020

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Other Resources

Notes from Novogradac Blog Post: COVID-19 Declaration May Allow Flexibility for LIHTC, Bond Developments 
March 15, 2020 (Updated March 18, 2020)

NMHC’s Coronavirus Resources for Apartment Firms
March 16, 2020

NMHC Calls on Lawmakers to Provide Direct Financial Assistance to Renters
March 13, 2020

Guidance from the Corporation for Supportive Housing (CSH)
March 11, 2020

Enterprise Community Partners COVID-19 Response and Updates Page

Affordable Housing Tax Credit Coalition (AHTCC) COVID-19 Resource Page

National Council of State Housing Agencies (NCSHA) COVID-19 Resources and Updates Page

National Housing Conference (NHC) COVID-19 Resource Page

National Low Income Housing Coalition (NLIHC) COVID-19 Resources and Updates Page

CDC: Preventing the Spread of COVID-19 in Retirement Communities and Independent Living Facilities

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development

Legislation

H.R. 6321, Financial Protections and Assistance for America’s Consumers, States, Businesses, and Vulnerable Populations Act
March 23, 2020

House Financial Services Chairwoman Waters Proposes Legislative Responses to the COVID-19 Crisis
March 18, 2020

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Proposals, Advocacy and Related Correspondence

LIIF Policy Update: LIIF Shares Federal Policy Recommendations to Address Immediate COVID-19 Challenges
March 24, 2020

Joint Enterprise, HPN, LISC, OFN, National NeighborWorks Association, and SAHF recommendations on COVID-19 response
March 22, 2020

SAHF Housing Stability Proposals for the Lowest Income People on COVID-19 response
March 22, 2020

Enterprise COVID-19 Response Policy Recommendations Letter to Congressional Leadership
March 21, 2020

Sign-On Letter to White House Coronavirus Task Force Calling for Support for Seniors in HUD, USDA Homes
March 20, 2020

Real Estate Coalition Letter to Congress on COVID-19 Response
March 19, 2020

NAHRO Letter to Congress, HUD Calling for Help for Housing Providers During COVID-19 Crisis
March 19, 2020

NLIHC and NLHP Letter to HUD About Protecting Tenants and Homeowners in Response to COVID-19
March 19, 2020

NAHB’s COVID-19 Response Letter to President Trump
March 17, 2020

Letter to Comptroller Otting Urging To Cease All Pending Rulemaking at the OCC That Are Not a Direct Response to COVID-19
March 17, 2020

Letter to Chairman McWilliams Urging To Cease All Pending Rulemaking at the FDIC That Are Not a Direct Response to COVID-19
March 17, 2020

Letter to Secretary Carson Regarding Ceasing all Pending Rulemaking Processes at the Department of Housing and Urban Development
March 17, 2020

HUD Guidance

United States Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH) COVID-19 Resources

HUD's COVID-19 Resource Page

Message from Secretary Carson
March 13, 2020

Message from Public and Indian Housing
March 2, 2020

Guidance for Special Needs Populations
March 13, 2020

Loss Mitigation Guidance for Single Family Stakeholders
March 9, 2020

Single Family Housing Guidance for Stakeholders
March 3, 2020

Housing Counseling Guidance for HUD-Approved Housing Counseling Agencies
March 3, 2020

Message from Multifamily Housing
March 3, 2020

Message from Community Planning and Development
March 13, 2020

Q&A for Office of Multifamily Housing Stakeholders: Coronavirus (COVID-19)
March 24, 2020

Q&A on Human Resources Flexibilities and Authorities for Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
March 13, 2020

Quick Guide to CDBG Eligible Activities to Support Infectious Disease Response
March 13, 2020

Q&A for Office of Healthcare Programs External Stakeholders: Coronavirus (COVID-19)
March 13, 2020

Q&A for Office of Single Family Housing: COVID-19 Questions and Answers
March 13, 2020

Continuation of FHA Single Family Business Operations Related to COVID-19 and Temporary Partial Waiver of Servicing Requirements Regarding Face-to-Face Contact with Borrowers
March 13, 2020

Letter from the Office of Public and Indian Housing and the Office of Multifamily Housing
March 13, 2020

COVID-19 FAQs for the Public Housing, Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) (including the Project-based Voucher Program (PBV)) and Native American Programs
March 13, 2020

CDBG COVID-19 Q&A: Staff Costs and Unused and Partially Utilized Space
March 25, 2020

USDA Implements Immediate Measures to Help Rural Residents, Businesses and Communities Affected by COVID-19
March 25, 2020

News Release: FHFA Moves to Provide Eviction Suspension Relief for Renters in Multifamily Properties
March 23, 2020

HUD Office of General Counsel Frequently Asked Questions for Multifamily Closings During COVID-19 Pandemic
March 20, 2020

HUD Office of General Counsel Best Practices for Electronic Submissions in Multifamily Closings During the COVID-19 Pandemic
March 20, 2020

Transcript of A Message from Commissioner Montgomery regarding COVID-19
March 17, 2020

Global 30-day Extension for All Submissions with a Due Date of 3/31/20
March 13, 2020

HUD Memo Confirming REAC Inspections Postponement Until Further Notice
March 12, 2020

Letter to Executive Directors, Tribal Leaders, and Multifamily Property Owners Regarding the Coronavirus
March 12, 2020

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Other Guidance

USDA-RHS Message to Housing Partners on their COVID-19 Relief Efforts
March 23, 2020

FHFA Suspends Foreclosures and Evictions for Enterprise-Backed Mortgages
March 18, 2020

Public Charge Alert
March 13, 2020

How Programs Addressing Homelessness Can Prepare for the Coronavirus
March 12, 2020

CDC: Preventing the Spread of COVID-19 in Retirement Communities and Independent Living Facilities

New Markets Tax Credit

CDFI Fund

An Important Message from CDFI Fund Director Jodie Harris
March 17, 2020

Proposals, Advocacy and Correspondence

LIIF Policy Update: LIIF Shares Federal Policy Recommendations to Address Immediate COVID-19 Challenges
March 24, 2020

Call to Action: $1 Billion in New Federal Funds for CDFIs’ COVID-19 Rapid Response
March 18, 2020

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Opportunity Zones

 

Historic Tax Credits

 

Renewable Energy Tax Credits

Proposals, Advocacy and Related Correspondence

House Democrats Push for Renewable Energy Tax Credits in Coronavirus Stimulus
February 27, 2020

Other Information

SEIA Coronavirus Information & Resources

Community Reinvestment Act

Federal Guidance

The Federal Reserve Board, the FDIC, and the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency Joint Statement on CRA Consideration for Activities in Response to the COVID-19
March 19, 2020

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