Louisiana Historic Rehabilitation Tax Credit

Louisiana Historic Rehabilitation Tax Credit

  • Applicable against corporate and personal income tax
  • The amount of the credit shall equal twenty-five percent of the eligible costs and expenses of the rehabilitation incurred prior to January 1, 2018, regardless of the year in which the property is placed in service.
  • The amount of the credit shall equal twenty percent of the eligible costs and expenses of the rehabilitation incurred on or after January 1, 2018, regardless of the year in which the property is placed in service.
  • No taxpayer, or any entity affiliated with such taxpayer, shall claim more than five million dollars of credit annually for any number of structures rehabilitated with a particular downtown development or cultural district.
  • The credit shall be allowed against the income tax for the taxable period in which the credit is earned and against the franchise tax for the taxable period following the taxable period in which the credit is earned.
  • Excess credits may be carried forward for a period not to exceed five years.