Mortgage Credit Certificate Program
Mortgage Credit Certificate (MCC) Federal Tax Credit
The Mortgage Credit Certificate (MCC) program provides housing assistance by issuing a federal tax credit to first-time homebuyers statewide and repeat homebuyers in targeted areas.
Qualified homebuyers can credit 20% of their annual mortgage interest paid against their year-end tax liability. A tax credit is a dollar for dollar reduction in tax liability.
The tax credit is allowable every year for the life of the original mortgage (up to 30 years!)
Available to first-time homebuyers statewide and repeat homebuyers in targeted areas.
Household income limits can vary depending on family size and property location.
Maximum sales price is $224,500 statewide.