Novogradac 2022 Spring New Markets Tax Credit Conference


Novogradac workshops give you a chance to gain detailed insight and knowledge about affordable housing, community development, historic preservation, opportunity zones or renewable energy fields.

From basics workshops (where you get an explanation of or refresher about the specific industry) to specialized, deep-dive workshops (where you get training and information to help you take the next step), the Novogradac preconference workshops add to your professional toolbox. Attend a workshop before one of our conferences to maximize your time learning about and networking with professionals within your specific industry.

Separate registration is required for workshops. The cost is $450 with conference registration, $550 workshop only.


Please note: Agenda is set for Eastern Time

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9:00 am - 4:00 pm

NMTC 101: The Basics (in-person only) - additional fee required

Learn the fundamentals of the New Markets Tax Credit program, including the background, roles of significant players, the alphabet of CDEs, QEIs, QLICIs and QALICBs, how to avoid recapture and more, from experts with years of experience consulting on NMTC transactions. 

Discussion Topics from Fall 2022 workshop:
•    Background and purpose of NMTC program
•    The basic NMTC structure
•    Tax credit pool, application process and award process
•    Claiming the credits
•    The leverage structure
•    Allocation application and rounds
•    CDEs (service areas, governing/advisory boards)
•    QALICBs
•    QLICIs and the sub-all test
•    Avoiding credit recapture

Ashley Wicks photo

Speaker: Ashley Wicks, Attorney, Butler Snow

Jodie Fish photo

Speaker: Jodie Fish, Manager, Novogradac

Rebecca Darling photo

Speaker: Rebecca Darling, Partner, Novogradac

Monica Blanton photo

Speaker: Monica Blanton, Director of NMTC Operations, River Gorge Capital


FRIDAY, JUNE 10, 2022