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Certain Residential Developers are Unprotected by the Anti-Deficiency Statute after Foreclosure of a Deed of Trust on Vacant...

Nearly three years ago, in M&I Marshall & Isley Bank v. Mueller, the Arizona Court of Appeals held that the Arizona anti-deficiency statute (A.R.S. § 33-814) protects a borrower who started, but never completed, construction...more

Washington Energy Update - August/September 2013

In This Issue: - DOE Announces Fourth Authorization for LNG Exports to Non-FTA Nations. Does This Mean Full Steam Ahead? - FERC Addresses ISO-NE Capacity Supply Obligations, Walks a Fine Line Between Generator...more

IRS Clarifies Guidance for Determining When Construction Has Begun for the Production Tax Credit and Investment Tax Credit

On September 20, 2013, the IRS released Notice 2013-60 (the “Notice”), clarifying the requirements that must be satisfied in order for certain renewable energy facilities to qualify for the Production Tax Credit (“PTC”) and...more

New Beginning Construction Guidance Notice 2013-60

Earlier this year, the Internal Revenue Service (the “IRS”) published Notice 2013-29, providing guidance on what it means to “begin construction” for purposes of the recent extension of the 2.3 cent-per-kilowatt-hour...more

IRS Likely to Supplement "Beginning Construction" Guidance

As most of you are aware, Congress in the "American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012" eliminated the "placed in service" deadline for purposes of the renewable energy tax credits. In its place, Congress required for purposes of...more

IRS Construction Deadline Guidance Highlights Disparate Treatment of Renewable Energy Technologies

The IRS recently released guidance in the form of an IRS Notice implementing a rule change under the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 concerning the construction deadline that renewable energy facilities must meet to...more

Legal Alert: IRS Clarifies "Binding Written Contract" Definition in Renewable Energy Tax Credit Begun Construction Guidance

On April 25, 2013, the Internal Revenue Service updated guidance issued on April 15, 2013, that explained how to satisfy the new “begun construction” requirement for the renewable energy section 45 production tax credit (PTC)...more

IRS Releases “Start Construction” Guidance for Renewable Energy Facilities

Long-awaited guidance regarding eligibility for production or investment tax credits largely tracks guidance under the Section 1603 cash grant program....more

IRS Guidance on “Beginning of Construction” for ATRA 2012 Tax Credit Extensions

The IRS has issued guidance (Notice 2013-29) on satisfying the new “beginning of construction” requirement for the renewable energy production tax credit under Code Section 45 (PTC) and energy investment tax credit under Code...more

IRS Issues Notice on "Beginning of Construction" Requirement for PTC and ITC Purposes

On April 15, 2013, the IRS released Notice 2013-29, which addresses the requirement that construction of a qualified facility must begin before January 1, 2014, in order to be eligible for the renewable electricity production...more

IRS Releases New Guidance on Beginning of Construction

Prior to the enactment of the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 (the "Act"), the production tax credit (the "PTC") had been scheduled to expire for wind projects that were not placed in service before January 1, 2013, and...more

Energy Alert: IRS Identifies Two "Begun Construction" Standards To Qualify For Two Tax Credit Opportunities

The renewable electricity production tax credit and the energy investment tax credit currently offer taxpayers a tax credit for energy produced from qualified facilities. For the PTC, the tax credit covers a ten-year period....more

Hot Topics for Waste-to-Energy Investors and Developers  [Video]

With the January 2013 extension of the Production Tax Credit for renewable energy projects, waste-to-energy deals are back on investor and developer's radar screens. Join partners from Pepper Hamilton LLP, Deloitte Financial...more

Hot Topics for Waste-to-Energy Investors and Developers

With the January 2013 extension of the Production Tax Credit for renewable energy projects, waste-to-energy deals are back on investor and developer's radar screens. Join partners from Pepper Hamilton LLP, Deloitte Financial...more

Have You "Begun Construction"? IRS Issues Guidance for Renewable Energy Tax Credits

On April 15, 2013, the Internal Revenue Service ( IRS) issued much - anticipated guidance that will help developers of wind, solar, biomass and certain other renewable energy facilities qualify for federal renewable energy...more

Production Tax Credit Update: IRS Plans to Release Guidance on Applying the “Begun Construction” Test

According to Tax Notes Today, the IRS discussed its plans to release guidance on applying the “begun construction” test for the production tax credit (“PTC”) at the American Bar Association Section of Taxation meeting in...more

PTC Update: IRS Plans to Release Guidance on Applying the “Begun Construction” Test

According to Tax Notes Today, the IRS discussed its plans to release guidance on applying the “begun construction” test for the production tax credit (“PTC”) at the American Bar Association Section of Taxation meeting in...more

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