New Michigan State Historic Preservation Tax Credit Bill Introduced

Senator Wayne Schmidt (R-37), along with co-sponosrs Horn, Zorn, O’Brien, and Hertel, intoduced SB 469 on June 21, 2017.  Read more about it in our Advocacy Alerts.  Check out our new information sheet on the bill too!

National Park Service

Among the many responsibilities of the National Park Service (NPS) is the oversight of the National Register of Historic Places and administration of the Federal Historic Tax Incentives Program.  In 2012 the Historic Tax Incentives Program celebrated its 35th anniversary.  To share this accomplishment, the NPS published a 24 page brochure that provides an overview of the program, provides some statistics about number of buildings restored and the value of the credits issued.

NPS Historic Preservation Tax Incentives-35anniversary

For more information on the impact of the Historic Tax Incentives Program, read the here is the Rutgers Eward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy Annual Report on the Economic Impact of the Federal HTC for FY-2012.