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Jennifer A. Vasiloff / October 24, 2018 / Policy

On October 19, the Internal Revenue Service and the Department of Treasury, released its first guidance on the implementation of the Opportunity Zones Tax Incen

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Dafina Williams / October 1, 2018 / Policy

On September 28, President Trump signed HR 6157, a minibus spending package that provides fiscal year (FY) 2019 appropriations for the Departments of Defense, Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education

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Dafina Williams / September 19, 2018 / Policy

With just a few days remaining before the new Fiscal Year (FY) begins on October 1, Congress is working to finalize their remaining FY 2019 spending bills and avoid a government shutdown.

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Jennifer A. Vasiloff / September 19, 2018 / Policy

On September 19, the Community Development Financial Institutions Fund (CDFI Fund) awarded $202.2 million in grants and loans to more than 300 community development financial institutions (CDFIs) through its fiscal year (FY) 2018 rounds of the CDFI Program and Native American CDF

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