Steven Varady is a principal in the New York City office of Novogradac. Mr. Varady formerly provided primarily audit and tax services to affordable housing partnerships and equity funds. More recently, he has been involved extensively in the renewable energy industry, providing forecasting, consulting and tax services for renewable energy transaction investment tax credit and production tax credit transactions, working extensively on the preparation of tax-basis, project and fund-level financial projections for a variety of clients, including developers, sponsors, financial institutions and investors. Mr. Varady also has experience in community development, including the affordable housing and historic tax credit transactions. Additionally, Mr. Varady is active within the newly established opportunity zones industry. He is also a technical editor of the Novogradac Renewable Energy Tax Credit Handbook, contributor to various articles in the Novogradac Journal of Tax Credits and a frequent speaker at Novogradac’s Financing Renewable Energy Tax Credit Conference and Structured Finance Primer. He received degrees in accounting and finance from California State University, Chico, and is licensed in California as a certified public accountant.