Thomas Stagg, CPA
Thomas Stagg is a partner in the metro Seattle office of Novogradac. He specializes in audit and tax services for real estate transactions. He is experienced in affordable housing developments and specializes in the low-income housing tax credit (LIHTC), including properties financed through NAHASDA, and U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Sections 221(d)(4) and 223(f) loan programs. He has extensive experience with LIHTC deal structuring, including assisting developers and investors in navigating acquisition/rehabilitation developments and Year 15 disposition issues. In addition, Mr. Stagg has assisted many clients in applying for and obtaining the LIHTC. He has extensive experience in performing LIHTC property compliance testing and regularly contributes articles regarding the complexities of LIHTC property compliance to the Novogradac Journal of Tax Credits, Novogradac Low-Income Housing Tax Credit Handbook and Novogradac LIHTC Property Management Handbook. Mr. Stagg frequently speaks at industry events as well as Novogradac’s affordable housing conferences and webinars. Mr. Stagg received his bachelor’s degree in accounting from Brigham Young University. He is licensed in California and Washington as a
certified public accountant.