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December 11, 2017

Mortgage Interest Deduction Reform Would Have Little Impact in Rural Counties

Recent research from the Housing Assistance Council, Proposed Changes to the Mortgage Interest Deduction and What They Could Mean for Rural America, examines the size of mortgages and the impacts of mortgage interest deduction (MID) reform in rural counties. The report concludes that lowering the…

November 21, 2017

TAKE ACTION: Join Twitterstorm to Oppose the GOP Tax Reform Bill

U.S. senators will return to Washington next week to debate a GOP tax reform bill that puts future federal investments in affordable housing at risk of deep cuts. Join housing organizations and advocates across the country for a Twitterstorm hosted by NLIHC and…

November 15, 2017

TAKE ACTION: Call Your Representatives TODAY to Oppose the GOP Tax Reform Bill

On Thursday or Friday of this week, the House of Representatives will vote on tax reform legislation that will increase the severity of the affordable housing crisis. It is critical that members of Congress hear from you about the impact in your community. BACKGROUND Comprehensive tax reform…

November 13, 2017

House Committee Approves Seriously Flawed Tax Reform Bill

The House Ways and Means Committee approved the Republican tax reform bill, the “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act” (HR 1), by party-line vote of 24-16 on November 9, after four days of marathon debate. The House will likely vote on passing the bill later this week.  NLIHC has significant concerns with the tax…