Tax-Exempt Bond Provisions Included in the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act
This Hawkins Advisory describes three tax-exempt bonds provisions included in the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act.
New Jersey Design-Build Construction Services Procurement Act
This Hawkins Advisory summarizes the New Jersey Design-Build Construction Services Procurement Act, which was passed on April 30, 2021. The Act establishes procedures for State and local governmental entities to award Design-Build contracts.
2021 Area Median Gross Income Figures
On March 25, 2021, the Internal Revenue Service released Revenue Procedure 2021-19, which contains information for issuers of single-family housing bonds and mortgage credit certificates related to the income limits.
Average Area and Nationwide Purchase Price Safe Harbor Limits
This Hawkins Advisory relates toinformation of specific interest to single-family housing bond issuers regarding Average Area and Nationwide Purchase Price Safe Harbor Limits.
Extension of Ability to Hold Telephonic TEFRA Hearings
In consideration of the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, Treasury and the Internal Revenue Service have extended the temporary guidance originally provided in Rev. Proc. 2020-21, published in May of 2020.
Some Guidance Relating to Transitions Away from LIBOR
Hawkins Advisory describes the provisions of Rev. Proc. 2020-44 as they apply to issuances of tax-exempt bonds.
The Public Housing Investment Update 2020
In this latest edition of his annual public housing investments update, Rod Solomon addresses the housing needs created by the impacts of the pandemic, pre-existing conditions of limited eligiblity for deeply subsidized housing programs (public housing and Section 8) and the governments response related to housing assistance.
SEC Exemptive Order re Municipal Advisors
This Hawkins Advisory describes the SEC’s exemptive order of June 16, 2020, which provides a temporary exemption from registration as a broker for registered municipal advisors, subject to satisfaction of certain conditions.
SEC Statement on Disclosure by Municipal Issuers regarding the Impact of COVID-19
This Advisory provides a summary and analysis of the SEC’s public statement directed to issuers of municipal securities regarding disclosures about the impact of COVID-19 on their financial and operating conditions.