Tax Credits

Deadline approaching to apply for City of Frederick historic preservation tax credits

Excerpt from the Frederick News-Post: Owners of historic properties in the city of Frederick have until April 1 to apply for tax credits for completing qualified exterior repairs and renovations. About a dozen people attended a Jan. 16 meeting where details of the city’s historic preservation tax credit program were explained. Historic preservation planners Lisa [...]

By |2018-01-30T10:36:33+00:00January 30th, 2018|Community Outreach & Education, Frederick City, Tax Credits|Comments Off on Deadline approaching to apply for City of Frederick historic preservation tax credits

City of Frederick HPC pledges support of draft plan to direct portion of conference center tax revenue to historic rehabilitation

Excerpt from the Frederick News-Post: An early draft of a plan to help owners of historic properties in Frederick reap benefits from the proposed downtown hotel and conference center is floating around as part of an effort to offset the loss of the state’s last standing tannery building. And although city officials are leery, members [...]

By |2018-01-30T10:30:07+00:00January 18th, 2018|Frederick City, Legal Issues, Tax Credits|Comments Off on City of Frederick HPC pledges support of draft plan to direct portion of conference center tax revenue to historic rehabilitation

Maryland’s Historic Districts – Fall 2017

Read the complete Fall Issue. Excerpts from this edition: Gaithersburg Study Finds Local Districts Pay Chris Berger, Planner and Staff Liaison to Gaithersburg HPC, City of GaithersburgProperty rights advocates throughout the nation are attacking the validity of local historic districts. They claim that local designation adds an extra layer of government regulation that negatively affects [...]

By |2017-10-17T10:46:50+00:00October 17th, 2017|Annual Meeting, Archaeology, Gaithersburg, Good News, Historical Material Maintenance, Newsletter, Prince George's County, Tax Credits, Training|Comments Off on Maryland’s Historic Districts – Fall 2017

In the news: Anne Arundel Council Approves Historic Preservation Tax Credit

Excerpt from the Capital Gazette: The Anne Arundel County Council voted Monday to create a new tax credit that aims to encourage preservation of historic properties. Introduced by Councilman Chris Trumbauer, D-Annapolis, and co-sponsored by Councilman John Grasso, R-Glen Burnie, the historic preservation tax credit — also supported by County Executive Steve Schuh — can [...]

By |2016-12-09T11:27:49+00:00February 9th, 2016|Anne Arundel County, Good News, Tax Credits|Comments Off on In the news: Anne Arundel Council Approves Historic Preservation Tax Credit

In the news: MHT rewards 2016 Sustainable Communities Tax Credits

Excerpt from the Maryland Historical Trust blog: On November 16, 2015, the Maryland Historical Trust announced the recipients of the latest round of Sustainable Communities Tax Credits. State funds provided by this program will help create over 650 construction jobs in projects designed to revitalize communities and promote green building practices. The Sustainable Communities Tax Credit Program and [...]

By |2016-12-09T11:22:37+00:00November 25th, 2015|Good News, Partner Organizations, Sustainable/Green Technologies, Tax Credits|Comments Off on In the news: MHT rewards 2016 Sustainable Communities Tax Credits

In the news: Montgomery County HPC approves tax credits for 95 projects

SILVER SPRING, MD –The Montgomery County Historic Preservation Commission, a nine-member group supported by The Montgomery County Planning Department, part of The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission, has completed its review of 2014 applications from County property owners seeking a financial reward for faithfully restoring the exteriors of their historic structures. On August 12, [...]

By |2017-01-04T13:53:41+00:00August 18th, 2015|Montgomery County, Tax Credits|Comments Off on In the news: Montgomery County HPC approves tax credits for 95 projects