In T.D. 9600, which was issued last Fall, the Service issued final regulations modifying the new markets tax credit ("NMTC") program to promote
On January 1, the Senate, by a vote of 89-8, passed H.R. 8, the "American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012" ("ATRA"). ATRA was then rushed to the House of
As we get closer to full enactment of PPACA, the issue of penalties and cost-sharing comes closer and closer to the forefront.
In a case of potentially far reaching implications, the Third Circuit Court of Appeals in Historic Boardwalk Hall, LLC v. Commissioner of Internal Revenue 1 reversed the U.S. tax court’s decision and issued a decision considered to be a seminal ruling on use of the Federal Historic Rehabilitation tax credit (Historic Tax Credit).
The legislative process in New Jersey becomes very interesting in the month of June when all legislative and executive eyes focus on the budget proposal and deals may be struck on other pieces of legislation to build support for the budget.
In the past, we have written and presented on various tax credit programs.
The latest allocation is expected to be released this month for the federal New Markets Tax Credit (NMTC) program.
Sitting quietly in the bill queue for the 2012-13 session of the New Jersey Legislature, A1450 and S141 are companion bills, identical in content, that seek to spur redevelopment by incenting the rehabilitation of historic structures as well as structures located within historic districts and certified by the Pinelands or designated by New Jersey’s State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO) as a significant resource.
In last month’s issue, we reported on S3033, which at the time had been passed by both houses of the New Jersey Legislature.
On Jan. 5, 2012, Gov. Christie signed S3033 into law, continuing the current administration’s efforts to change the business climate in New Jersey by encouraging economic development through tax credit programs.