ACTION Commends Administration’s Attention to Housing Credit in White House Housing Supply Action Plan

ACTION Commends Administration’s Attention to Housing Credit in White House Housing Supply Action Plan

Yesterday, the White House announced a new Housing Supply Action Plan to increase the supply of affordable housing. The plan makes clear the fundamental and unparalleled role the Housing Credit plays in the development of affordable rental housing.  The plan again states the Administration’s strong support for several of ACTION’s […]

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ACTION Update: IRS Issues Guidance on Application of Permanent, Minimum 4 Percent Rate

ACTION Update: IRS Issues Guidance on Application of Permanent, Minimum 4 Percent Rate

Yesterday, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) issued Revenue Ruling 2021-20 and Revenue Procedure 2021-43 providing guidance on the application of the permanent minimum 4 percent Housing Credit rate established for bond-financed buildings in the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021. Check out a recent blog post from ACTION Co-Chair Jennifer Schwartz, director of tax and advocacy at NCSHA, […]

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ACTION Celebrates National Native American Heritage Month

ACTION Celebrates National Native American Heritage Month

November is National Native American Heritage Month. Over the last month, people and organizations around the country have joined together in honoring our nation’s first Americans and their vast contributions to our culture and society. As the ACTION Campaign, our role is to advocate for the strengthening and expansion of […]

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ACTION Alert: House Passes Build Back Better Act; Bill Includes Historic Housing Credit Investment

ACTION Alert: House Passes Build Back Better Act; Bill Includes Historic Housing Credit Investment

This morning, the House passed the Build Back Better Act, H.R. 5376, by a vote of 220-to-213. The legislation includes the largest expansion of the Housing Credit program since its inception in 1986 and would finance an estimated 811,900 affordable rental homes over 2022-2031, housing nearly 1.9 million low-income people. The almost $12 billion in […]

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Thank You Veterans!

Thank You Veterans!

Today on this Veterans Day, ACTION honors the brave people who served on the Armed Forces. Thank you to all veterans nationwide for your service to protect our home! Unfortunately, many veterans do not have homes to call their own. In 2020, more than 37,000 veterans were without homes on […]

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Check Out ACTION’s New Website and Look!

Check Out ACTION’s New Website and Look!

Today, the ACTION Campaign is excited to announce the official launch of our new look and updated website. Advocates and ACTION members can expect to find our previous advocacy materials, all with our new branding. The new website will allow more flexibility for our members to navigate and see the […]

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