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Friday, October 11, 2019

California Gov. Gavin Newsom this week signed into law a bill to create a state historic tax credit (HTC). S.B. 451 creates a state HTC for 20 percent of qualified rehabilitation expenditures (QREs), with an increase to 25 percent of QREs that meet certain criteria, including affordable housing.

Wednesday, October 9, 2019

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) this week released the 2019-2020 priority guidance plan, which established guidance priorities for the Department of the Treasury and IRS for the period from July 1, 2019, through June 30, 2020.

Wednesday, September 25, 2019

The Missouri Department of Economic Development will publish in the Oct. 1 Missouri Register amendments to the state historic preservation tax credit program. Amendments include updates to program definitions and clarifications to the application process and application considerations.

Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Properties financed by federal historic tax credits (HTC) resulted in 128,500 jobs and $7.7 billion in rehabilitation investment in fiscal year 2018 (FY 2018) according to an annual report from Rutgers University and the National Park Service (NPS).

Wednesday, September 18, 2019

A bill to create a California state historic tax credit (HTC) passed the Assembly and the Senate and now is on Gov. Gavin Newsom’s desk. S.B. 451 would create a state HTC for 20 percent or 25 percent of qualified rehabilitation expenses (QREs) that meet specific criteria and would be in effect from 2021 through 2026.

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