New IRS Audit Procedures
The IRS Tax Exempt and Governmental Entities division has announced new procedures for conducting audits of tax-exempt and tax advantaged bonds. Based on our understanding of these new procedures, we would recommend issuers engage in oral discussion with the examining agent prior to submitting a written response in an effort to avoid any unintended consequences of such submission.
Also of Interest
- New Private Activity Bond Provisions for Qualified Carbon Dioxide Capture Facilities
A new category of tax-exempt private activity bonds was created as part of the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, enacted in November 2021, to encourage private investment in carbon dioxide capture facilities.
- Final Treasury Reissuance Regulations Addressing Modifications of Debt Instruments to Replace IBORs
This edition of the Hawkins Advisory describes recently released final Treasury Regulations providing guidance in connection with the discontinued Interbank Offered Rates.
- 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.
- 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.