The Community Development Financial Institutions Fund (“CDFI Fund”) is accepting comments regarding the New Markets Tax Credit Program Allocation Application until March 17.  The CDFI Fund’s website announcement states that the CDFI Fund is specifically looking for feedback regarding the following:

“(a) whether the collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the collection of information; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including through the use of technology; and (e) estimates of capital or start-up costs and costs of operation, maintenance, and purchase of services required to provide information.”

All comments must be submitted in writing and sent to Robert Ibanez, NMTC Program Manager, Community Development Financial Institutions Fund, U.S. Department of the Treasury, 1500 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20220; by e-mail to; or by facsimile to (202) 508-0084.

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