September 6, 2011

Published by Michael Novogradac on Tuesday, September 6, 2011 - 1:45pm

Michael J. Novogradac, CPA, discusses what we can expect from Capitol Hill as Congress reconvenes, President Obama proposes job-boosting measures and the Super Committee continues to ramp up. He also shares details about the Journal of Tax Credits' 3rd Annual Developments of Distinction Awards. Then, he discusses HUD’s collection of data about low-income housing tax credit property residents. He also shares new research about states’ preferences for supportive housing and discusses North Dakota’s new Housing Incentive Fund. Then, he previews Novogradac & Company’s Section 1603 Safe Harbor Webinar, and discusses new research that shows that the U.S. was a net exporter of solar in 2010, as well as new analysis of the global energy investment market. Next, he discusses the historic preservation community’s response to Hurricane Irene. Finally, he discusses Congressman Richard Neal’s scheduled keynote address at Novogradac & Company’s New Markets Tax Credit Investors Conference; shares some new remarks made by Senator Maria Cantwell in support of extending the new markets tax credit; discusses the CDFI Fund Advisory Board’s upcoming meeting; and notes the National Coalition for Capital’s recent recognition of two lawmakers in Maine.