This is a print on demand edition of a hard to find publication. Congress enacted the First-Time Homebuyer Credit (FTHBC) to assist the struggling real estate market and encourage taxpayers to purchase their first homes. Congress enacted different versions of the FTHBC -- as part of the Housing and Econ. Recovery Act of 2008; the Amer. Recovery and Reinvest. Act of 2009; and the Worker, Homeownership, and Bus. Assistance Act of 2009. The three FTHBC provisions combined may result in total revenue losses to the fed. govAit. of about $22 billion through 2019. This report identifies: (1) the number of FTHBC claims and dollar amounts claimed for each credit version by state; and (2) state rankings, using selected statistics, such as the total dollar amount of FTHBC claimed in each state. Charts and tables.Usage and Selected Analyses of the First-Time Homebuyer Credit James R. White. o About 1.7 million claimed about $12.1 billion using the Recovery Act provision (see table 3 in enc. II). This represents half of all claims, making it the mostanbsp;...
|Author||:||James R. White|
|Publisher||:||DIANE Publishing - 2011-01|