Tax Reform Framework Released

On Wednesday, September 27, the administration and Republican congressional leadership (commonly referred to as the “Big Six”, comprised of Ways and Means Chairman Brady (R-TX), Finance Committee Chairman Hatch (R-UT), Speaker Ryan (R-WI), Senate Majority Leader McConnell (R-KY), National Economic Council Chair Cohn and Treasury Secretary Mnuchin) released a general framework for tax reform that ...On Wednesday, September 27, the administration and Republican congressional leadership (commonly referred to as the “Big Six”, comprised of Ways...On Wednesday, September 27, the administration and Republican congressional leadership (commonly referred to as the “Big Six”, comprised of Ways and Means Chairman Brady (R-TX), Finance Committee Chairman Hatch (R-UT), Speaker Ryan (R-WI), Senate Majority Leader McConnell (R-KY), National Economic...

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Senator Cantwell and Assistant Treasury Secretary Nominee David Kautter discuss the Low Income Housing Tax Credit

In the above video, Senator Maria Cantwell (D-WA) asks David Kautter, nominee for Treasury Assistant Secretary of Tax Policy, about affordable housing and the Low Income Housing Tax Credit (Housing Credit) during Kautter’s Finance Committee nomination hearing on Tuesday, July 18, 2017. Kautter responds that he has not spent a lot of time on the Housing Credit, ...In the above video, Senator Maria Cantwell (D-WA) asks David Kautter, nominee for Treasury Assistant Secretary of Tax Policy, about...In the above video, Senator Maria Cantwell (D-WA) asks David Kautter, nominee for Treasury Assistant Secretary of Tax Policy, about affordable housing and the Low Income Housing Tax Credit (Housing Credit) during Kautter’s Finance Committee nomination hearing on Tuesday, July 18,...

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23rd Annual Charles L. Edson Tax Credit Excellence Awards Recognize National Leaders in Affordable Housing

Edson Awards celebrate Low-Income Housing Tax Credit developments at the forefront of creating stronger, healthier communities in urban, suburban and rural areas nationwide WASHINGTON – Today, the Affordable Housing Tax Credit Coalition announced the winners of the 23rd Annual Charles L. Edson Tax Credit Excellence Awards (Edson Awards) in Washington, D.C. at the Capitol Visitors ...Edson Awards celebrate Low-Income Housing Tax Credit developments at the forefront of creating stronger, healthier communities in urban, suburban and...Edson Awards celebrate Low-Income Housing Tax Credit developments at the forefront of creating stronger, healthier communities in urban, suburban and rural areas nationwide WASHINGTON – Today, the Affordable Housing Tax Credit Coalition announced the winners of the 23rd Annual Charles...

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AHTCC Response to Frontline Episode on the Housing Credit

The Affordable Housing Tax Credit Coalition joined 24 industry organizations on the below linked response to the recent Frontline episode entitled “Poverty, Politics, and Profit.” If you have any questions about the Frontline episode or AHTCC’s response please contact legal counsel Richard Goldstein at 202-585-8730 or rgoldstein@nixonpeabody.com.   ...The Affordable Housing Tax Credit Coalition joined 24 industry organizations on the below linked response to the recent Frontline episode...The Affordable Housing Tax Credit Coalition joined 24 industry organizations on the below linked response to the recent Frontline episode entitled “Poverty, Politics, and Profit.” If you have any questions about the Frontline episode or AHTCC’s response please contact legal...

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AHTCC Applauds Representatives Tiberi and Neal for Leadership in Strengthening the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit to Address America’s Growing Housing Affordability Challenges

The Affordable Housing Tax Credit Coalition (AHTCC) commends Representative Pat Tiberi (R-OH-12) and Ways and Means Committee Ranking Member Richard Neal (D-MA-1) for their leadership in introducing yesterday the Affordable Housing Credit Improvement Act of 2017 (H.R. 1661). The bipartisan bill to strengthen the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (Housing Credit), which is responsible for the creation and ...The Affordable Housing Tax Credit Coalition (AHTCC) commends Representative Pat Tiberi (R-OH-12) and Ways and Means Committee Ranking Member Richard...The Affordable Housing Tax Credit Coalition (AHTCC) commends Representative Pat Tiberi (R-OH-12) and Ways and Means Committee Ranking Member Richard Neal (D-MA-1) for their leadership in introducing yesterday the Affordable Housing Credit Improvement Act of 2017 (H.R. 1661). The bipartisan bill to...

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AHTCC Commends Senators Cantwell and Hatch for their Leadership in Addressing America’s Growing Housing Affordability Challenges

 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: The Affordable Housing Tax Credit Coalition (AHTCC) applauds Senator Cantwell (D-WA) and Senate Finance Committee Chairman Hatch (R-UT) for their leadership in addressing America’s growing housing affordability challenges by introducing the bipartisan Affordable Housing Credit Improvement Act (S. 548). AHTCC also thanks for their bipartisan leadership and support as original co-sponsors Senator ... FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: The Affordable Housing Tax Credit Coalition (AHTCC) applauds Senator Cantwell (D-WA) and Senate Finance Committee Chairman Hatch... FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: The Affordable Housing Tax Credit Coalition (AHTCC) applauds Senator Cantwell (D-WA) and Senate Finance Committee Chairman Hatch (R-UT) for their leadership in addressing America’s growing housing affordability challenges by introducing the bipartisan Affordable Housing Credit Improvement Act...

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AHTCC Congratulates Dr. Ben Carson on Confirmation as Secretary of HUD, Will Work with HUD, Administration and Congress to Strengthen and Expand Access to Affordable Homes

The Affordable Housing Tax Credit Coalition (AHTCC) congratulates Dr. Ben Carson on his confirmation today as secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. During January’s Senate Banking Committee hearing to consider his nomination, Dr. Carson expressed strong support for public-private partnerships, specifically citing the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (Housing Credit) as a ...The Affordable Housing Tax Credit Coalition (AHTCC) congratulates Dr. Ben Carson on his confirmation today as secretary of the U.S....The Affordable Housing Tax Credit Coalition (AHTCC) congratulates Dr. Ben Carson on his confirmation today as secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. During January’s Senate Banking Committee hearing to consider his nomination, Dr. Carson expressed strong...

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AHTCC Looks Forward to Working with New Administration and Congress to Expand Access to Affordable Housing and Opportunity

The Affordable Housing Tax Credit Coalition (AHTCC) looks forward to working with President-Elect Donald Trump, his administration and the 115th Congress to address America’s growing housing affordability crisis which hurts our economy and communities. During his acceptance speech, President-Elect Trump offered a vision for a “project of national growth and renewal,” citing as a top ...The Affordable Housing Tax Credit Coalition (AHTCC) looks forward to working with President-Elect Donald Trump, his administration and the 115th...The Affordable Housing Tax Credit Coalition (AHTCC) looks forward to working with President-Elect Donald Trump, his administration and the 115th Congress to address America’s growing housing affordability crisis which hurts our economy and communities. During his acceptance speech, President-Elect Trump...

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Democratic VP Nominee Tim Kaine Calls for Expansion of Housing Credit

In an opinion piece published on CNN.com today, the Democratic nominee for vice president, U.S. Senator Tim Kaine, calls for expanding the Housing Credit as part of a plan to invest tens of billions of dollars to “make housing fair in America,” writing we’ll “expand the supply of Low Income Housing Tax Credits that help keep rising ...In an opinion piece published on CNN.com today, the Democratic nominee for vice president, U.S. Senator Tim Kaine, calls for...In an opinion piece published on CNN.com today, the Democratic nominee for vice president, U.S. Senator Tim Kaine, calls for expanding the Housing Credit as part of a plan to invest tens of billions of dollars to “make housing fair in America,”...

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AHTCC Commends Senators Cantwell and Hatch for Leadership in Introducing Bipartisan Legislation to Expand and Strengthen the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit

The Affordable Housing Tax Credit Coalition (AHTCC) commends Senator Cantwell and Senate Finance Committee Chairman Hatch for their leadership in introducing the bipartisan Affordable Housing Credit Improvement Act of 2016 (S. 3237), on July 15, 2016, and thanks Senate Finance Committee Ranking Member Wyden for his support as an original co-sponsor. This legislation builds on ...The Affordable Housing Tax Credit Coalition (AHTCC) commends Senator Cantwell and Senate Finance Committee Chairman Hatch for their leadership in...The Affordable Housing Tax Credit Coalition (AHTCC) commends Senator Cantwell and Senate Finance Committee Chairman Hatch for their leadership in introducing the bipartisan Affordable Housing Credit Improvement Act of 2016 (S. 3237), on July 15, 2016, and thanks Senate Finance...

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New Research: Balancing Priorities in State Low-Income Housing Tax Credit Allocation Policies

Earlier this month, Enterprise Community Partners released Giving Due Credit: Balancing Priorities in State Low-Income Housing Tax Credit Allocation Policies, a report which explores efforts to balance cost control with building quality and resident opportunity in affordable rental housing. Enterprise reviewed the Qualified Allocation Plans (QAPs) for Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (Housing Credit) allocating agencies in ...Earlier this month, Enterprise Community Partners released Giving Due Credit: Balancing Priorities in State Low-Income Housing Tax Credit Allocation Policies,...Earlier this month, Enterprise Community Partners released Giving Due Credit: Balancing Priorities in State Low-Income Housing Tax Credit Allocation Policies, a report which explores efforts to balance cost control with building quality and resident opportunity in affordable rental housing. Enterprise reviewed...

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Affordable Housing Tax Credit Coalition Awards David Reznick Lifetime Achievement Award to WNC’s Will Cooper Sr.

Award presented at 22nd annual Charles L. Edson Tax Credit Excellence Awards to honor Cooper’s long-term commitment to affordable housing  WASHINGTON ― The Affordable Housing Tax Credit Coalition awarded the David Reznick Lifetime Achievement Award to Will Cooper Sr., founder and chairman of WNC & Associates, at the 22nd annual Charles L. Edson Tax Credit Excellence ...Award presented at 22nd annual Charles L. Edson Tax Credit Excellence Awards to honor Cooper’s long-term commitment to affordable housing  WASHINGTON...Award presented at 22nd annual Charles L. Edson Tax Credit Excellence Awards to honor Cooper’s long-term commitment to affordable housing  WASHINGTON ― The Affordable Housing Tax Credit Coalition awarded the David Reznick Lifetime Achievement Award to Will Cooper Sr., founder and...

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