Agenda subject to change.
Wednesday, October 17, 2018
|9 a.m.-4 p.m.||
NMTC 101: The Basics
Learn the fundamentals of the New Markets Tax Credit program, including the history, the role of significant players, the details of CDEs, QEIs, QLICIs, QALICBs and other acronyms, how to avoid recapture and more, from experts in the field.
Half-Day Workshop: Closing Deals for CDEs
Alec Baldwin’s character in “Glengarry Glen Ross” made “always be closing” a catchphrase for a generation, but for community development entities, it’s not that simple. Hear from the experts on what to do and what pitfalls to avoid while navigating the closing period for your deal.
Thursday, October 18, 2018
|8-9 a.m.||Registration & Breakfast|
|8-9 a.m.||Women in Tax Credits Breakfast|
Welcome & Keynote Address
The conference chairman welcomes attendees and keynote speaker
QLICIs of the Year Awards
The conference chairman honors the Novogradac Journal of Tax Credits QLICIs of the Year.
What’s Happening in Washington
Hear insiders’ perspectives on what’s happening on Capitol Hill, including what the upcoming midterm elections could mean to community development professionals and the chances of an extension for the NMTC program.
Investor Market Outlook
Experts share how the investment market looks as adjustments continue in the wake of the 2017 tax reform legislation. Our panel discusses what kind of issues are affecting current pricing and whether things will change in 2019.
|Noon-1:30 p.m.||Buffet Luncheon|
Opportunity Zones Deep Dive: Part 1
The opportunity zones incentive has the potential to make an enormous impact in the community development field. Hear about the basics of the new incentive, as well as how it can pair with the NMTC program.
|3-4 p.m.||Opportunity Zones Deep Dive: Part 2|
Due Diligence for underwriting NMTC transactions
In an NMTC transaction, there are often multiple sources of financing. This panel will discuss the due diligence required for underwriting those transactions, information that can help all involved.
|5-6:30 p.m.||Networking Reception|
Friday, October 19, 2018
Awardee Case Study
Hear the story of a successful NMTC awardee, from the first steps to the pursue NMTCs to seeking a CDE to allocation and development. Hear the behind-the-scenes story of success.
Unconventional Financing Tools
Hear from our panel on what is available and the best practices for working with unorthodox financial tools. We will discussed such things as C-PACE, EB-5, USDA funding and private activity bonds.
Defining, Measuring Additional Impacts of NMTCs
NMTC-financed developments are often measured by jobs created and services delivered, but there are other social and economic effects. Our panel discusses other impacts and how to measure them.
Notes from Novogradac
Trump Administration FY 2020 Budget Blueprint Proposes $9.6 Billion Cut to HUD, Eliminates CDFI Fund Grant Funding
Monday, March 11, 2019
Thursday, February 14, 2019
Monday, February 11, 2019