New Markets Tax Credit program: how it works

The New Markets Tax Credit program, or NMTC, attracts investment for real estate projects, community facilities, and operating businesses. New Markets Tax Credits are federal income tax credits used to encourage private investment in low-income communities around the United States.  This video provides a basic overview of the NMTC program and projects that are particularly attractive for investment.

To find out if your project is eligible, visit the Baker Tilly New Markets Tax Credit mapping tool

For more information on this topic, or to learn how Baker Tilly project finance specialists can help, contact our team.


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