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AHTCC Signs Letter Supporting Tax Extenders Legislation

November 18th, 2014

Earlier today AHTCC joined more than 525 associations, nonprofit groups, and industry coalitions on letters address to the House of Representatives and Senate in support for broad tax extenders legislation.

Updated LIHTC Infographic Factsheets Available Now

September 13th, 2014

As part of our ongoing efforts to provide you with the most effective tools for advocating for the preservation, expansion and improvement of the Housing Credit,new infographic fact sheets showing the impact of the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit in every state and congressional district are now available on our website and on the ACTION website.

LIHTC Lawsuit Filed

August 29th, 2014

Linked here is a complaint in a lawsuit filed recently in US District Court in Texas by Inclusive Communities Project, Inc. (the plaintiff in the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs fair housing suit from a couple years ago) against the United States Treasury Department and Office of the Controller of the Currency (the […]

AHTCC Releases New Strategic Plan

August 19th, 2014

AHTCC Board approves new strategic planning document

AHTCC Joins Business Associations Group in Supporting Senate Passage of EXPIRE Legislation

May 22nd, 2014

On May 20th, AHTCC joined 151 additional business associations on a letter encourage the Senate to pass its extender legislation – the EXPIRE Act. The bill includes an extension of the 9 percent Credit floor and the creation of a 4 percent Credit floor for allocated Credits. The letter was delivered to each Senator’s office […]

House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Dave Camp (R-MI) Protects Housing Credit in Tax Reform Discussion Draft

February 26th, 2014

The Affordable Housing Tax Credit Coalition is pleased to see that House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Dave Camp (R-MI) has retained the Low Income Housing Tax Credit (Housing Credit) program in the tax reform discussion draft released today, February 26th.

AHTCC Congratulates 2014 Board of Directors

February 4th, 2014

AHTCC Congratulates New Board of Directors

Housing Credit Legislation Introduced in Senate

August 2nd, 2013

Yesterday, August 1, 2013, Senator Maria Cantwell (D-WA) introduced legislation to permanently extend the 9 percent Credit floor and create a 4 percent Credit floor for allocated Credits.  The bill is identical substantively to the legislation AHTCC and other industry groups advocated for last year which resulted in a temporary extension of the 9 percent […]

AHTCC Submitts Comments on Proposed Change to Accounting Standards

June 20th, 2013

On June 14, 2013, AHTCC Submitted comments to the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) regarding proposed changes to accounting standards for Housing Credit properties.  AHTCC has been working with FASB in an effort to allow effective yield accounting methods to be utilized for Housing Credit deals.

AHTCC Submits Comments on LIHTC to House Ways and Means Real Estate Tax Reform Working Group

April 15th, 2013

As previously reported, the House Committee on Ways and Means is currently considering ways to reform the Internal Revenue Code. As part of this effort, the Committee has created 11 tax reform working groups which will each review specific portions of the Tax Code.  The Working Groups provided an opportunity for the general public to […]