Deadline Extended for NMTC Reauthorization Sign-On Letter

Thursday, June 12, 2014 - 7:00am

The deadline to sign a letter urging House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Dave Camp, R-Mich., and Ranking Member Sandy Levin, D-Mich., to support reauthorization of the new markets tax credit (NMTC)  has been extended to close of business Thursday, June 19. Circulated by Reps. Mike Turner, R-Ohio, and Chaka Fattah, D-Pa., the sign-on letter notes that the NMTC has directly created more than 550,000 jobs and generated $60 billion in capital investment to underserved communities since 2003. As of June 11, the letter had 29 signatories.