Laws & Taxes

Laws & Taxes

Federal Tax Credits to Create, Preserve Affordable Housing across the State

Six developers across the state were recently awarded Low Income Housing Tax Credits (LIHTC), a key federal funding source for creating and preserving affordable housing. The tax credits will provide almost $31 million in upfront cash equity to be used for building 170 affordable apartments and preserving 100 more

Ayotte Introduces Bill to Help States Repair Deficient Bridges

U.S. Senator Kelly Ayotte (R-NH) announced today that she has introduced legislation that would help New Hampshire and other states repair or maintain bridges classified as deficient. The Strengthening America's Bridges Act is based on an amendment that Ayotte introduced earlier this year during consideration of the Keystone bill. The legislation would create the Strengthening America's Bridges Fund and authorize the U.S. Department of Transportation to provide grants to states to repair or replace bridges -- addressing an important need in New Hampshire, where almost one-third of bridges are classified as structurally deficient or functionally obsolete

FRIDAY IN LONDONDERRY: DAY AFTER ENERGY EFFICIENCY BILL TO BE SIGNED INTO LAW, SHAHEEN...

U.S. Senator Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) will visit and tour Bosch Thermotechnology Corporation in Londonderry on Friday morning to highlight the effects of Senator Shaheen’s Energy Efficiency Improvement Act of 2015, which is expected to be signed into law by the President this afternoon. Bosch applies high energy efficiency standards to their manufacturing facilities and is an industry leader in producing energy efficient heating and cooling systems

Taxpayer Assistance – Low and Moderate Income Homeowners Property Tax Relief

The Low & Moderate Income Homeowners Property Tax Relief program was designed to lessen the economic burden of the State Education Property Tax on certain at-risk taxpayers.

NEW HAMPSHIRE HOUSING TEACHES HOMEBUYERS HOW TO SAVE UP TO $2,000 IN TAXES PER...

A new video that shows homebuyers how they can save up to $2,000 a year on their federal taxes has been released by New Hampshire Housing. The agency recently created a brief educational video to explain the benefits of the Homebuyer Tax Credit, which was launched this year.

The NH Department of Revenue Administration’s Annual Low and Moderate Income Homeowner’s Property...

Concord - April 19, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- New Hampshire Low and Moderate Income Homeowners may receive State Education Property Tax relief by applying for such relief during the filing period - after May 1, 2013, but no later than June 30, 2013.

NEW HAMPSHIRE HOUSING LAUNCHES NEW HOMEBUYER TAX CREDIT PROGRAM

BEDFORD, N.H. - March 21, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Homebuyers looking for an extra tax break are in luck—New Hampshire Housing has launched a new program designed to save first-time homebuyers up to $2,000 a year on their federal income taxes, making homeownership more affordable for low- to moderate-income buyers in the Granite State.

The NH Department of Revenue Administration’s Annual Low and Moderate Income Homeowner’s Property Tax...

Concord, NH - June 21, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- New Hampshire Low and Moderate Income Homeowners may receive State Education Property Tax relief by applying for such relief between May 1, 2011 and June 30, 2011.

Five New Hampshire Projects Receive Tax Credit Reservations

BEDFORD, N.H. - May 11, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- At its recent meeting, New Hampshire Housing Finance Authority’s Board of Directors approved the commitment of nearly $3 million in federal tax credits that will be used to support construction of 218 new affordable rental units throughout the state. These tax credits will leverage $24 million in private equity investment in five new housing developments helping to create approximately 500 construction-related jobs

The Department of Revenue Administration’s Annual Property Tax Relief for NH

Concord, NH - April 27, 2010 - (RealEstateRama) -- New Hampshire Low and Moderate Income Homeowners may receive state education property tax relief by applying after May 1, 2010.

New Hampshire Man Sentenced for Mortgage-Related Wire and Mail Fraud

CONCORD, NH - March 31, 2010 - (RealEstateRama) -- United States Attorney John P. Kacavas, Special Agent in Charge of the Federal Bureau of Investigation Warren Bamford, and Postal Inspector in Charge Randy Miskanic announced that Tom Ryder, 27, of Henniker, New Hampshire,

Congressman Hodes Urges Extension of First-Time Homebuyer Tax Credit

Washington, DC - October 21, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) -- Congressman Paul Hodes today wrote to House leadership in support of an extension of the first-time homebuyer tax credit.

Department of Revenue Administration Reminds Meals & Rental Operators License Obligations and Offers Workshops...

Concord, NH - May 14, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) — Meals & Rentals Tax Operators are reminded that it is necessary to register for a Meals & Rentals Tax License prior to serving taxable meals, renting rooms, or renting motor vehicles. Pursuant to RSA 78-A:4, licenses expire on June 30th of each odd numbered year.

New Hampshire Housing Approves Three Projects for Tax Credit Reservations

Bedford, NH - October 25, 2008 - (RealEstateRama) — At its recent meeting, the Board of Directors of New Hampshire Housing Finance Authority approved the...

GREGG, SUNUNU ANNOUNCE $65 MILLION IN FEDERAL TAX CREDITS FOR DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS IN NEW...

WASHINGTON, DC - October 20, 2008 - (RealEstateRama) — United States Senators Judd Gregg and John Sununu (R-NH) today announced that the United States...

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New Hampshire Housing Graduates Second Class of Homeownership Fellows

New Hampshire Housing graduated its second class of Homeownership Fellows recently. This year-long program accepts applications from emerging leaders in the mortgage origination field and is broken down into six educational development sessions. Sessions include learning about New Hampshire Housing’s entire range of programs, meeting with successful mortgage professionals, spending time at the New Hampshire Legislature, and visiting with other top state and national officials

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HUD CHARGES HOUSING PROVIDERS IN GEORGIA, LOUISIANA, AND NEW HAMPSHIRE WITH...

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced today that it is charging housing providers in Georgia, Louisiana, and New Hampshire with violating the Fair Housing Act by discriminating against families with children.