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Search Results: Historic Preservation
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Investment Tools (Tax Credits)Members only Login
The various tax credits structures for new markets, lower income housing, and historic rehabilitation tax credits are outline by Dick Davies of Cohn Reznick.
Investment Tools: Tax Credit FinanceMembers only Login
Colin Rowan with United Fund Advisors shares unique approaches to combine multiple tax credit programs in order to catalyze development finance projects for energy projects, underserved communities and more.
Intro to Tax CreditsMembers only Login
Michael Buker of Ice Miller teaches the basics of Tax Credits detailing what they are and how they work as financing vehicles.
Ohio Development Services Agency 2014 Annual ReportMembers only Login
The Ohio Development Service Agency released its 2014 Annual Report, which details the various projects, statistics and successes of the financing programs overseen by the Agency throughout the year.
Federal Rehabilitation Tax Credits and Related State IncentivesMembers only Login
Christian Rogers discusses the value of credits for historic rehabilitation purposes, in addition to the standards and qualifications for federal and state programs.
Historic Tax CreditsMembers only Login
Bill MacRostie of the MacRostie Historic Advisors LLC presents information on the federal historic tax credit program.
Intro to Tax CreditsMembers only Login
Michael Buker with Ice Miller gives a solid introduction on types of tax credits, the definitions, how they are used, and more.
Investment ToolsMembers only Login
A basic understanding of using tax credit programs for economic development is given by Beth Mullen of CohnReznick.
Historic Tax Credit Catalyst for Change Study
This report from Place Economics demonstrates quantitatively the catalytic impact that the rehabilitation of historic buildings has on the community made possible with the use of the historic tax credit.
Challenging Projects, Diverse Communities, Creative Tax Credit SolutionsMembers only Login
Jet Hollingsworth with Butler Snow LLP talks on how a variety of tax credits are being used to help finance community development projects in rural, small town and urban settings.
Georgia Downtown Renaissance Act Program GuidelinesMembers only Login
Georgia Municipal Association released a fact sheet providing background information for the programs available through GA Downtown Renaissance Act. The Georgia Downtown Renaissance Act affirms the importance of Georgia’s downtowns by offering state...
Low Income Housing Tax Credits and Historic Tax CreditsMembers only Login
Garrick Gibson with CohnReznick discusses Low Income Housing Tax Credits and Historic Tax Credits and requirements and restrictions involved.
Economic Development Opportunities from an IL Historic Tax CreditMembers only Login
This report examines the potential rehabilitation of historic buildings using a proposed 20% statewide historic tax credit, based on financial information that indicates these projects are stalled but could potentially move forward with a...
The Federal Historic Tax CreditMembers only Login
This document by Heritage Ohio and the National Trust for Historic Preservation presents a number of case studies throughout Ohio that have used federal and state historic tax credits, in order to outline the economic impacts of each project.
New York State Historic Tax CreditsMembers only Login
Julian Adams with the New York State Historic Preservation Office discusses his department's programs for assisting with the rehabilitation of historic property in New York. Adams gives an overview of the tax credits available for residential and...
Measuring Economic Impacts of Historic PreservationMembers only Login
This report from PlaceEconomics identifies a number of indicators that can be used to regularly, consistently, and credibly measure the economic impact of historic preservation over time.
Community, Economic and Housing Development with Historic Tax CreditsMembers only Login
Scott Doyle with the Pennsylvania Historic & Museum Commission explains the fundamentals of various state and federal tax credit programs, and uses case studies to illustrate their effectiveness.
Mill Revitalization Districts: Challenges, Opportunities & Case StudiesMembers only Login
This presentation from the State of Massachusetts provides strategies to revitalize old mill villages across the state through special district financing. Included are common challenges, opportunities, considerations and detailed case studies.
Historic Tax Credits - Community Developments Fact SheetMembers only Login
This fact sheet from the U.S. Department of the Treasury provides an overview of federal historic tax credits and their relationship with community development efforts.
PGAV - TIF & Tax Credit Strategies for Sustainable Smart GrowthMembers only Login
John Brancaglione with PGAV gives a thorough overview of TIF and tax credits and how these tools can be used to bolster smart growth and sustainability initiatives through establishing public policy at the local level. Brancaglione also presents a...
Profits Through Preservation - Impact of Historic Preservation in UTMembers only Login
This study addresses the significant impact historic preservation programs have had throughout Utah. The historic resources of Utah are part of the daily lives of its citizens. Furthermore, the historic resources of Utah are providing a broad,...
Evidence Is Not Enough: Historic Preservation in an Age of Public Policy Idiocy
Preservation Leadership Forum’s Forum Focus series presents in-depth, timely reports, commentary, and guidance on innovative preservation research and practices. This special lecture by Donovan Rypkema focuses on the assault against preservation tax...
Tax Credits - A Catalyst For Historic RehabilitationMembers only Login
In a presentation by Weber Murphy Fox and MCM Company, speakers emphasize the historical and economic benefits of the federal historic tax credits. Topics include: rehabilitation and economic development; historic tax credits; project examples; the...
Georgia Downtown Renaissance ActMembers only Login
The Georgia Downtown Renaissance Act affirms the importance of Georgia’s downtowns by offering state tax incentives for private sector investments within clearly defined downtown boundaries called Renaissance Districts.
The Federal Historic Tax Credit - Creating Jobs, Building Communities, Preserving Heritage in MT
The National Trust for Historic Preservation and Montana Preservation Alliance collaborated to create a compelling report about the largest community reinvestment program in the country, the federal historic tax credit. The report highlights...
Ohio Historic Preservation Tax Credit Program 2012 Annual Report
Ohio Development Services Agency released the 2012 Annual Report for the Ohio Historic Preservation Tax Credit Program. This report highlights success stories from across the state and showcases the national attention Ohio has received for bringing...
FY2012 Analysis of Federal Historic Preservation Tax IncentiveMembers only Login
The U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Services released their Statistical Report and Analysis for FY 2012. The program is the most effective Federal program to promote both urban and rural revitalization to promote private investment in...
The Navy Yard BrochureMembers only Login
The Navy Yard is a mixed-use development comprised of office, retail, industrial, manufacturing, and research facilities. This brochure features the development strategies and financial incentives that helped make it happen.
Ohio Historic Preservation Tax Credit: Pipeline Pilot Initiative ApplicationMembers only Login
This document provides guidance on what information and documentation is required for an application to the Ohio Historic Preservation Tax Credit Pipeline Pilot Initiative as well as the application.
Investment Tools - Historic Tax CreditsMembers only Login
Bill MacRostie with MacRostie Historic Advisors LLC discussed the highly successful historic tax credit program and how to effectively apply this program to development opportunities.
Handbook for Integrating NEPA and Section 106Members only Login
Council on Environmental Quality, Executive Office of the President, and Advisory Council on Historic Preservation produced this handbook to provide advice on implementing provisions added to the Section 106 regulations.
PA: New Historic Preservation Tax CreditMembers only Login
Scott Doyle, Mindy Crawford, and Ed Geiger provide an overview of Pennsylvania's New Historic Preservation Incentive Tax Credit, aimed at complimenting an already extremely successful federal program.
MHA Historic Preservation Tax Incentive ProgramMembers only Login
Albert Rex with MacRostie Historic Advisors provides a comprehensive guide to understanding the Historic Preservation Tax Incentive Program.
Ohio Historic Preservation Tax CreditMembers only Login
Diane Alecusan from Ohio Development Services Agency discusses Ohio's Historic Tax Credit Program.
Nuts and Bolts of NMTCs and HTCs: Should Bond Lawyers Care?
This presentation covers financing structures for NMTC or HTC and tax-exempt bond projects. The authors are Mary Nash Rusher of Hunton & Williams, Peter Duffley of Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice, Dick Helde of Dorsey & Whitney, Marshall Philiips of...
Annual Report on the Economic Impact of the Federal Historic Tax CreditMembers only Login
This third annual report published by the Historic Tax Credit Coalition discusses the program's $99.2B cumulative economic impact and includes detailed project case studies.
Federal Tax Incentives for Rehabilitating Historic Buildings: Statistical Report and Analysis for FY 2011Members only Login
This report from the U.S. Dept. of the Interior provides a thorough review of the performance of federal historic tax incentives, including project activity, case studies, and state programs.
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