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 November 13, 2018

In this week’s Tax Credit Tuesday Podcast, Michael J. Novogradac, CPA, talks about leadership for the next Congress and what could be coming in the lame-duck session of Congress. He also shares some highlights from the Novogradac Financing Renewable Energy Tax Credits Fall Conference, as well as gives some updates about affordable housing, community development and the Treasury Department.

Published by Michael Novogradac on November 7, 2018

In this week’s Tax Credit Tuesday Podcast, Michael J. Novogradac, CPA, hosts a special mid-term election edition of Tax Credit Tuesday. Today’s special edition podcast will focus on the election results and how they affect the various tax credit communities. More specifically, he looks at what the election results could mean for congressional leadership positions, as well as leadership and membership changes in key House and Senate committees. He also talks about legislative priorities we can expect to see in the lame-duck session and in the new Congress.

Published by Michael Novogradac on October 30, 2018

In this week’s Tax Credit Tuesday Podcast, Michael J. Novogradac, CPA, discusses the upcoming lame-duck session of Congress and what it could mean to tax credit communities [2:27]. He then talks about some opportunity zones news [6:24], as well as recent California guidance affecting some investors in low-income housing tax credit properties [8:18]. He also touches on a two Freddie Mac low-income housing tax credit impact reports and state historic tax credit updates from New Jersey and Minnesota [9:58].

Published by Michael Novogradac on October 23, 2018

In this week’s Tax Credit Tuesday Podcast, Michael J. Novogradac, CPA, discusses the first major tranche of guidance on opportunity zones [1:23]. He then shares highlights of the Novogradac 2018 New Markets Tax Credit Fall Conference last week in Austin, Texas. He then provides a few updates on other issues, including HUD 2019 QCTs and DDAs, the Seniors Affordable Housing Tax Credit Act (S. 3580), emergency temporary housing  and a sponsor milestone for the New Markets Tax Credit Extension Act of 2017 (H.R. 1098).

Published by Michael Novogradac on October 16, 2018

In this week’s Tax Credit Tuesday Podcast, Michael J. Novogradac, CPA, provides an update on opportunity zones regulations [1:42]. He also talks about a draft tax form for claiming the historic tax credit [3:25], the congressional election recess [6:47], state fact sheets on the importance of the low-income housing tax credit [8:47] and the Senior Affordable Housing Tax Credit Act (S. 3580) [11:18]. He closes with other topics such as support for the historic tax credit among November election candidates and a filing extension for taxpayers affected by Hurricane Michael [11:57].

Published by Michael Novogradac on October 9, 2018

In this week’s Tax Credit Tuesday Podcast, Michael J. Novogradac, CPA, shares an update on opportunity zones regulations. He also shares highlights from the Novogradac opportunity zones and affordable housing conferences last week. Other topics he will discuss include Fannie Mae’s proposal to re-enter the low-income housing tax credit equity market, guidance on the Housing Trust Fund and the latest qualified equity investment issuance report from the CDFI Fund.

Published by Michael Novogradac on October 2, 2018

In this week’s Tax Credit Tuesday Podcast, Michael J. Novogradac, CPA, talks about a continuing resolution signed last week [1:53] and the latest on Tax Reform 2.0 legislation [2:45]. He also goes over what was discussed last week at the Novogradac 2018 Historic Tax Credit Conference in Nashville [7:35]. He closes with some significant updates on cosponsors for important legislation, as well as several federal bills introduced last week [10:01].

Published by Michael Novogradac on September 25, 2018

In this week’s Tax Credit Tuesday Podcast, Michael J. Novogradac, CPA, will discuss the swearing in of Charles Rettig as IRS Commissioner [1:35], as well as a request for IRS guidance on energy investment tax credit technologies [2:09]. Then he moves on to a private-activity bond issuance report [3:21], CDE Certification Applications [7:09] and a new proposal for a distressed zone tax credit [8:03]. He closes with a HUD milestone, a state low-income housing tax credit bill and some announcements from the CDFI Fund [9:32].

Published by Michael Novogradac on September 18, 2018

In this week’s Tax Credit Tuesday Podcast, Michael J. Novogradac, CPA, talks more about Tax Reform 2.0 [1:56], the confirmation of new IRS Commissioner Charles Rettig [5:09], as well as progress toward opportunity zones regulations [6:01]. Next, he talks about the national volume cap report for private-activity bonds. He closes with Ohio state opportunity zones news, income limit estimates, a HUD notice on regulatory relief and an update on a California energy bill [9:42].

Published by Michael Novogradac on September 11, 2018

In this week’s Tax Credit Tuesday Podcast, Michael J. Novogradac, CPA, discusses Tax Reform 2.0 could mean for various tax credit communities [3:16]. He also provides an update on the confirmation of a new IRS commissioner [5:22], as well as a letter the U.S. Conference of Mayors sent to Treasury requesting guidance on the opportunity zones incentive [6:22]. Then he shares a brief report on the recent House committee hearing on the cost of multifamily housing development regulations. After that, he talks about a report released by the National Council of State Housing Agencies on the cost of developing LIHTC properties [11:03]. Next, he reviews a recent house hearing on efforts to reform or unwind Fannie and Freddie [16:37], as well as FY 2019 fair market rents [19:28]. Before closing, he shares rural housing news and announcements from HUD and the CDFI Fund [23:09].