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 13, 2018

In this week’s Tax Credit Tuesday Podcast, Michael J. Novogradac, CPA, starts with a recap of budget legislation that was passed by Congress and signed into law last week. He also discusses the President’s FY 2019 budget released yesterday. He also discusses the debt ceiling, housing finance reform and the 2018-2020 housing goals for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. He wraps up with several significant news items from last week, including opportunity zone guidance.

Published by Michael Novogradac on February 6, 2018

In this week’s Tax Credit Tuesday Podcast, Michael J. Novogradac, CPA, shares important updates on the efforts to keep the government funded past this Thursday and the pressing need to address the federal debt limit sooner rather than later. Then, he reviews what is known so far about the Trump administration’s plans for infrastructure reform. He also discusses how a chained consumer price index under the new rules of tax reform could affect low-income housing tax credit allocation amounts and private activity bond caps for this year, 2018. He closes with a roundup of other headlines including the current status of tax extender negotiations and the unconfirmed rumor of a Trump proposal to institute work requirements for certain HUD assistance.

Published by Michael Novogradac on January 30, 2018

In this week’s Tax Credit Tuesday Podcast, Michael J. Novogradac, CPA, shares important new markets tax credit announcements, including an allocation timeline update from the Novogradac New Markets Tax Credit Conference last week. He also discusses other headlines from the past week, including CRA news for community development activities in Hurricane Maria disaster zones.

Published by Michael Novogradac on January 23, 2018

In this week’s Tax Credit Tuesday Podcast, Michael J. Novogradac, CPA, discusses the government shutdown and its end. He also talks about the future of the Affordable Housing Credit Improvement Act of 2017, now that Rep. Pat Tiberi has stepped down from Congress. He also reveals the new Republican lead for that bill in the House. He closes out with other tax credit headlines over the past week.

Published by Michael Novogradac on January 16, 2018

In this week’s Tax Credit Tuesday Podcast, Michael J. Novogradac, CPA, discusses the status of federal budget talks and the difficulties in passing a continuing resolution. He also talks about some new tax-related committee assignments in Congress. He closes out with other headlines from the past week.

Published by Michael Novogradac on January 9, 2018

In this week’s Tax Credit Tuesday Podcast, Michael J. Novogradac, CPA, talks about the status of infrastructure reform and its chances of passing in 2018. Then, he discusses the announced retirements of tax credit advocates, Sen. Orrin Hatch and Rep. Pat Tiberi. He closes out with other headlines from the past week.

Published by Michael Novogradac on January 2, 2018

In this week’s Tax Credit Tuesday Podcast, Michael J. Novogradac, CPA, discusses what is on the legislative horizon after tax reform. He also talks about new practices recommended by the National Council of State Housing Agencies. After that, he discusses a recent ruling on the implementation of HUD’s small area fair market rent rule. Then, he wraps up with a rundown of other headlines from the past week.

Published by Michael Novogradac on December 19, 2017

In this week’s Tax Credit Tuesday Podcast, Michael J. Novogradac, CPA, discusses tax reform legislation and how individual provisions could affect tax credits. He also discusses the Joint Center for Housing Studies at Harvard University’s, “America’s Rental Housing 2017” report. He shares HUD’s announcement on small area fair market rents. In addition, he discusses Capital Magnet Fund application information, and he closes out with some information on a new Missouri state bill.

Published by Michael Novogradac on December 12, 2017

In this week’s Tax Credit Tuesday Podcast, Michael J. Novogradac, CPA, discusses the new unofficial tax reform deadline of Dec. 22, as well as the appointed members of the House and Senate conference to negotiate a final tax bill. He also discusses the corporate alternative minimum tax rate, as well as the base erosion and anti-abuse tax. In other news, he discusses HUD’s new report on homelessness, as well as the New Markets Tax Credit Coalition’s new economic impact report of the NMTC program. 

Published by Michael Novogradac on December 5, 2017

In this week’s Tax Credit Tuesday Podcast, Michael J. Novogradac, CPA, discusses the latest news in tax reform. He also discusses a Bipartisan Policy Center report, the swearing in of Joseph Otting as Comptroller of the Currency and the nomination of Jelena McWilliams, as well as the latest QEI Issuance Report