Matt Lockhart, CPA


Matt Lockhart is a principal in the New York City office of Novogradac & Company LLP, where he specializes in both the real estate and renewable energy industries. Mr. Lockhart has significant audit and tax experience, which includes traditional financial statement audit and tax preparation services, as well as special-purpose final cost certifications audits for low-income housing and renewable energy clients. Additionally, Mr. Lockhart has assisted developers and investors in transaction structuring for low-income housing tax credit (LIHTC), historic tax credit (HTC) and renewable energy tax credit (RETC) transactions. In the affordable housing industry, he has worked with developers and investors in structuring acquisition/rehabilitation transactions, including those using LIHTCs, tax-exempt bond financing and restructuring of nonprofit-owned developments into affordable housing partnerships. In the renewable energy industry, he has assisted developers in structuring transactions for solar and wind projects using Treasury grant proceeds, investment tax credits (ITCs) and production tax credits (PTCs). He earned his master’s and bachelor’s degrees in accounting and philosophy from the University of Scranton. He is licensed in New Jersey and New York as a certified public accountant