LIHTC, HTC Issues Remain Part of Priority Guidance Plan

Monday, April 8, 2019 - 9:30am

The Treasury Department’s second-quarter update to the 2018-2019 Priority Guidance Plan includes plans to provide guidance for the low-income housing tax credit average-income test, the use of historic tax credit for disaster relief, regulations to clarify certain rules for the new markets tax credit and guidance on private-activity bonds for affordable housing. The Priority Guidance Plan covers the period from July 1, 2018, through June 30, 2019, and the update includes projects published or released in the quarter ending Dec. 31, 2018. Of the 239 guidance projects in the 2018-2019 Priority Guidance Plan, 44 were completed before the publication of the update, including the first tranche of guidance on the opportunity zones incentive.