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Structuring NMTC Loan Funds is Key

In the competitive market for new markets tax credit (NMTC) allocation authority, loan funds may provide an edge. By reducing transaction costs, loan funds facilitate qualified low-income community investments (QLICIs) of $2 million or less (small-dollar QLICIs), investments in small businesses and flexible terms. Loan funds are also used with larger QLICIs to reduce transaction ...

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Catalyzing Kalamazoo

For 15 years, LISC has been investing in Kalamazoo's historic Edison neighborhood, where decades of deindustrialization and decline had severed residents from jobs, educational opportunities and accessible healthcare. Today, gleaming new community facilities and flourishing small businesses are generating good jobs, and preparing people for employment. And resident-led projects to beautify the district and ...

Tax Credits Brings Back Legendary Buildings in Jacksonville

LISC New Markets project, Barnett Tower, is featured in the May 2018 issue of the Novogradac Journal of Tax Credits. Vacant for decades, the former largest bank in Florida will be converted into commercial space and affordable housing in downtown Jacksonville.