New Markets Tax Credits – “New” Funding Consideration for Economic Development

September 13, 2017
11:00 am – 12:15 pm

Description

The New Markets Tax Credit program was created to assist economically distressed communities attract private capital for economic development investments by providing investors with a federal tax credit. While New Markets Tax Credits have been around for many years, this resource has been underutilized in West Virginia. This session will provide an overview of the program, with interactive discussions on various and diverse examples of economic development projects that have been funded through this program. Current developments within this program will also be reviewed.