Tax Credit Tuesday Podcasts

Each Tax Credit Tuesday, Novogradac & Company LLP's audio broadcast offers an in-depth weekly look at tax credit topics. A new episode is posted here and on the RSS Feed by 1 p.m. Pacific Time every Tuesday.

Published by Michael Novogradac on February 19, 2019

In this week’s Tax Credit Tuesday Podcast, Michael J. Novogradac, CPA, talks about the enacted appropriations bill for fiscal year 2019 [1:49], last week’s opportunity zones hearing [4:17] and announcements from the CDFI Fund [8:32, 10:12]. He closes with the nomination of Mark Calabria as head of the FHFA, as well as a summary of three introduced state tax bills [10:45].

Published by Michael Novogradac on February 12, 2019

In this week’s Tax Credit Tuesday Podcast, Michael J. Novogradac, CPA, will start with a brief update on efforts to prevent another government shutdown [1:20], as a tentative agreement was reached last night. From there, he shares an overview of two important upcoming IRS [3:38] and congressional hearings [7:19], an update on potential infrastructure financing reform [11:51] and a brief tidbit on a recent summary judgement ruling in a low-income housing tax credit disparate impact case [13:12]. He closes with opportunity zones news from New York and low-income housing tax credit news from California [15:39].

Published by Michael Novogradac on February 5, 2019

In this week’s Tax Credit Tuesday Podcast, Michael J. Novogradac, CPA, starts off with a brief summary of how federal agencies are working to minimize the effects of the government shutdown on affordable housing, community development and historic preservation incentives [3:07]. He then shares an update on a possible legislative vehicle for extending many expired tax provisions, known as tax extenders [11:05]. He follows with news on housing finance reform [13:21]. He closes with news about updated national median income estimates and a request to the IRS to clarify a certain use of multifamily private activity bonds [16:40].

Published by Michael Novogradac on January 29, 2019

In this week’s Tax Credit Tuesday Podcast, Michael J. Novogradac, CPA, discusses an agreement to temporarily reopen the federal government, a letter sent to Treasury by the co-sponsors of the Investing in Opportunity Act, a proposal to index capital gains for inflation and highlights from the Novogradac new markets tax credit conference last week. He also shares news about a new House Ways and Means subcommittee on special national interests, an important affordable housing report and introduced legislation to create state tax incentives.

Published by Michael Novogradac on January 22, 2019

In this week’s Tax Credit Tuesday Podcast, Michael J. Novogradac, CPA, shares a congressional letter on how the government shutdown is affecting affordable housing [1:38], updates on the membership of the House Ways and Means Committee [3:27] and the House Financial Service Committee [5:10], news on reforming Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac [6:11], details of an infrastructure bill [7:58], and news on the re-nomination of Michael Desmond as IRS chief counsel and Treasury assistant general counsel [10:37]. He also talks about state legislation news about opportunity zones, affordable housing and historic preservation [12:26].

Published by Michael Novogradac on January 15, 2019

In this week’s Tax Credit Tuesday Podcast, Michael J. Novogradac, CPA, discusses new members of the House Ways and Means Committee [2:01], provides an overview of how the government shutdown is affecting various housing and community development programs [3:43], and shares some insights from the Novogradac housing conference in Miami [7:42]. He also has a brief update on California state news on opportunity zones and affordable housing, as well as news about the Solar EDGE Act, a bill to temporarily increase the renewable energy investment tax credit [13:24].

Published by Michael Novogradac on January 8, 2019

In this week’s Tax Credit Tuesday Podcast, Michael J. Novogradac, CPA, shares an update on the government shutdown [1:58], discusses proposed funding for Treasury and HUD, talks about Congressional committee roles and assignments [8:04], and goes over updates on FHFA leadership [11:29] and duty to serve plans for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac [12:56]. He also has brief news on opportunity zones, IRS regulations and a new markets tax credit report [14:06].

Published by Michael Novogradac on December 18, 2018

In this week’s Tax Credit Tuesday Podcast, Michael J. Novogradac, CPA, talks about Congressional committee assignments and leadership changes at the CDFI Fund, FHFA, HUD and Treasury [2:05]. He discusses opportunity zones news [11:13] and proposed regulations for the base-erosion and anti-abuse tax [15:15]. He also provides a brief update on a Montana state low-income housing tax credit proposal and the latest qualified equity investment report from the CDFI Fund [18:38].

Published by Michael Novogradac on December 11, 2018

In this week’s Tax Credit Tuesday Podcast, Michael J. Novogradac, CPA, will talk about stop-gap funding for the federal government, the prospects of a “skinny” tax bill, a new co-chairman for the Municipal Finance Caucus and potential changes at Treasury and HUD. He will also discuss a bill to create an affordable housing task force, share a new opportunity zones related resource, as well as outline a report on state historic tax credits.

Published by Michael Novogradac on December 11, 2018

In this week’s Tax Credit Tuesday Podcast, Michael J. Novogradac, CPA, will talk about stop-gap funding for the federal government and the prospects of a “skinny” tax bill [1:24], a new co-chairman for the Municipal Finance Caucus [3:59] and potential changes at Treasury and HUD [5:16]. He will also discuss a bill to create an affordable housing task force [6:22], share a new opportunity zones related resource [8:08], as well as outline a report on state historic tax credits [9:12].