October 15, 2019

Published by Michael Novogradac on Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 12:00pm

In this week’s Tax Credit Tuesday Podcast, Michael J. Novogradac, CPA, gives an update for the IRS priority guidance plan for 2019-2020. Then talks about Brian Montgomery’s expected nomination for HUD Deputy Secretary, and shares an update on the fourth revision to the Rental Assistance Demonstration Program. Next he talks about opportunity zone news including anticipated opportunity zones regulations updates, a HUD-proposed opportunity zones certification form and funding granted by the Department of Education to help schools in opportunity zones. He then talks about the 2019 Novogradac Opportunity Zones Fall Conference, and the housing plans of two Democratic presidential candidates, Michael Bennet and Beto O’Rourke. He discusses HUD’s shutdown contingency plan and the establishment of an expedited review process for relief requests from HUD requirements for public housing agencies in major disaster areas. He also talks about the Rural Housing Preservation Act of 2019. Finally, he shares two updates from the state of California on the state historic tax credit and final proposed regulations for the California state LIHTC.