The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) updated its Opportunity Zones Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page with information on when investors can adjust basis to fair market value, a list and map of designated qualified opportunity zones, how to become a qualified opportunity fund and whether inventory in transit can be qualified opportunity zone business property.
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The U.S. Department of the Treasury released its 2018-2019 Priority Guidance Plan. Part one covers implementation of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017. Notably, the first item in this section is issuing regulations for LIHTC income averaging. The plan also includes issuing regulations for utility allowances under the LIHTC, clarification and revision of certain NMTC rules and a revenue procedure concerning the use of the HTC in disaster relief.
Senate Finance Committee approved a tax extender bill that fixes the 9% and 4% credit rate floor for allocations made in 2015 and 2016. These provisions are part of a larger two-year tax extender bill.Read More
The IRS released the 2015 Calendar Year Resident Population Figures. The notice provides population figures to calculate the credit ceiling for low-income housing tax credits (LIHTC)and volume caps for tax-exempt private activity bonds.Read More
The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) today released its updated audit technique guide (ATG) for the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) program. This guide was prepared to assist IRS examiners in auditing owners of LIHTC properties.Read More
IRS recently released Revenue Procedure 2014-49 to make revisions to Revenue Procedure 2007-54 which established temporary relief from certain requirements of Section 42 of the Internal Revenue Code for owners and agencies located in areas affected by major disasters.Read More