TITLE

Low-Income Housing Tax Credit Risky Yet Rewarding

AUTHOR(S)
Vadum, Matthew
PUB. DATE
August 2000
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;08/31/2000, Vol. 333 Issue 30966, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the risks of using low-income housing tax credit in conjunction with tax-exempt municipal bonds to build affordable housing in the United States. Provisions of a low-income tax credit legislation; Imposing compliance requirements.
ACCESSION #
3520957

 

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