Connecticut Historic Preservation Tax Credit
Extracted from PDF file 2020-connecticut-form-ct-1120-hp.pdf, last modified December 2020
Historic Preservation Tax CreditDepartment of Revenue Services State of Connecticut 2020 Form CT-1120HP (Rev. 12/20) Historic Preservation Tax Credit For Income Year Beginning:____________________, 2020 and Ending:____________________ ,________ . Connecticut Tax Registration Number Name of eligible taxpayer General Information Credit Computation Complete this form in blue or black ink only. Do not use staples. The tax credit is equal to the lesser of 25% of the projected rehabilitation expenditures or 25% of the actual rehabilitation expenditures. If DECD certifies that the project creates qualified affordable housing units, then the tax credit is equal to the lesser of 30% of the projected rehabilitation expenditures or 30% of the actual rehabilitation expenditures. Please note that each form is year specific. The correct year’s form must be used. Use Form CT‑1120HP to claim the Historic Preservation tax credit (formerly the Historic Investment tax credit) available under Conn. Gen. Stat. § 10-416b to an owner rehabilitating a certified historic structure for mixed residential and non‑residential use. The Historic Preservation tax credit is administered by the Department of Economic and Community Development (DECD). The credit may only be claimed if a tax credit voucher has been issued by DECD. The Historic Preservation tax credit may be applied against the taxes administered under Chapters 207 (Insurance Companies and Health Care Centers Taxes), 208 (Corporation Business Tax), 209 (Air Carriers Tax), 210 (Railroad Companies Tax), 211 (Community Antenna Television Systems Tax), or 212 (Utility Companies Tax) of the Connecticut General Statutes. The tax credit may be claimed in the year in which the substantially rehabilitated certified historic structure is placed in service. In the case of projects completed in phases, the tax credit shall be prorated to the substantially rehabilitated identifiable portion of the building placed in service. Any owner allowed this tax credit may assign the credit to any individual or entity. An assignee must claim the credit in the same year that the assignor would have been eligible to claim the credit. An assignee may not further assign the tax credit. Carryforward/Carryback Any unused tax credit may be carried forward for five succeeding income years following the year in which the substantially rehabilitated structure was placed in service. No carryback is allowed. An assignee may carry forward any unused tax credit. Recapture This tax credit contains a recapture provision. If a voucher is issued for a non-residential portion of the project that is placed in service and then the residential portion of the project is not completed on time, then the owner shall recapture 100% of the credit issued for the portion previously placed in service. Additional Information See the Guide to Connecticut Business Tax Credits available on the Department of Revenue Services (DRS) website at portal.ct.gov/DRS, or call DRS Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at 800‑382‑9463 (Connecticut calls outside the Greater Hartford calling area only) or 860‑297‑5962 (from anywhere). TTY, TDD, and Text Telephone users only may transmit inquiries anytime by calling 860-297-4911. Taxpayers may also call 711 for relay services. A taxpayer must tell the 711 operator the number he or she wishes to call. The relay operator will dial it and then communicate using a TTY with the taxpayer. Part I - Credit Computation The Historic Preservation tax credit is being claimed by: An owner An assignee A taxpayer named by owner as contributing to the rehabilitation If credit is being claimed by an assignee, enter the name and Connecticut Tax Registration Number (if available) of the assignor below. Attach explanation. _______________________________________________ Assignor’s name ________________________________________________ Assignor’s Connecticut Tax Registration Number Tax credit: Enter the amount of Historic Preservation tax credit as listed on 1. the voucher issued by DECD for the 2020 income year. Enter here and on Form CT-1120K, Part I-C, Column B and/or Form CT-207K, Part 1C, Column B. 1. Part II - Computation of Carryforward Credit may be carried forward to five immediately succeeding income years. See instructions below. A Total Credit Earned B Credit Applied 2015 Through 2019 C Carryforward to 2020 2015 Historic Preservation tax 1. credit from 2015 Form CT-1120HP, Part I, Line 1 2016 Historic Preservation tax 2. credit from 2016 Form CT-1120HP, Part I, Line 1 2017 Historic Preservation tax 3. credit from 2017 Form CT-1120HP, Part I, Line 1 2018 Historic Preservation tax 4. credit from 2018 Form CT-1120HP, Part I, Line 1 2019 Historic Preservation tax 5. credit from 2019 Form CT-1120HP, Part I, Line 1 2020 Historic Preservation tax 6. credit from 2020 Form CT-1120HP, Part I, Line 1 7. Total Historic Preservation tax credit applied to 2020: Add Lines 1 through 6, Column D. 8. Total Historic Preservation tax credit carryforward to 2021: Add Lines 2 through 6, Column E. Computation of Carryforward Instructions Lines 1 through 6, Columns A through D - Enter the amount for each corresponding year. Lines 2 through 5, Column E - Subtract Column D from Column C. Line 6, Column E - Subtract Column D from Column A. Members included in 2020 Form CT-1120CU, Combined Unitary Corporation Business Tax Return: Include in Column D credits shared to and used by another member of the combined group. Form CT-1120HP Back (Rev. 12/20) D Credit Applied to 2020 E Carryforward to 2021
Form CT-1120 HP
More about the Connecticut Form CT-1120 HP Corporate Income Tax Tax Credit TY 2020
We last updated the Historic Preservation Tax Credit in March 2021, so this is the latest version of Form CT-1120 HP, fully updated for tax year 2020. You can download or print current or past-year PDFs of Form CT-1120 HP directly from TaxFormFinder. You can print other Connecticut tax forms here.
Related Connecticut Corporate Income Tax Forms:
|Form Code||Form Name|
|Form CT-1120 Instructions||Connecticut Corporation Business Tax Instructions|
|Form CT-1120 EXT||Application for Extension of Time to File Connecticut Corporation Tax Return|
|Form CT-1120||Corporation Business Tax Return|
|Form CT-1120 CU||Combined Unitary Corporation Business Tax Return|
|Form CT-1120 ES||Estimated Corporation Business Tax Payment Coupons|
|Form CT-1120 RDC||Research and Development Credit|
|Form CT-1120A||Corporation Business Tax Return Apportionment Computation|
|Form CT-1120CU-NCB||Nexus Combined Base Tax Calculation|
|Form CT-1120K||Business Tax Credit Summary|
|Form CT-1120 ATT||Corporation Business Tax Return Attachment H, I and J|
Connecticut usually releases forms for the current tax year between January and April. We last updated Connecticut Form CT-1120 HP from the Department of Revenue Services in March 2021.
Form CT-1120 HP is a Connecticut Corporate Income Tax form. States often have dozens of even hundreds of various tax credits, which, unlike deductions, provide a dollar-for-dollar reduction of tax liability. Some common tax credits apply to many taxpayers, while others only apply to extremely specific situations. In most cases, you will have to provide evidence to show that you are eligible for the tax credit, and calculate the amount of the credit to which you are entitled.
About the Corporate Income Tax
The IRS and most states require corporations to file an income tax return, with the exact filing requirements depending on the type of company.
Sole proprietorships or disregarded entities like LLCs are filed on Schedule C (or the state equivalent) of the owner's personal income tax return, flow-through entities like S Corporations or Partnerships are generally required to file an informational return equivilent to the IRS Form 1120S or Form 1065, and full corporations must file the equivalent of federal Form 1120 (and, unlike flow-through corporations, are often subject to a corporate tax liability).
Additional forms are available for a wide variety of specific entities and transactions including fiduciaries, nonprofits, and companies involved in other specific types of business.
Historical Past-Year Versions of Connecticut Form CT-1120 HP
We have a total of nine past-year versions of Form CT-1120 HP in the TaxFormFinder archives, including for the previous tax year. Download past year versions of this tax form as PDFs here:
CT-1120HP, 2016 Historic Preservation Tax Credit
CT-1120HP, 2015 Historic Preservation Tax Credit
CT-1120HP, 2014 Historic Preservation Tax Credit
CT-1120HP, 2013 Historic Preservation Tax Credit
CT-1120HP, 2012 Historic Preservation Tax Credit
CT-1120HP, Historic Preservation Tax Credit
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