NOTE REGARDING REINSTATED HISTORIC REHABILITATION TAX CREDIT PROGRAM:
The 2023 State Legislature reinstated the Minnesota Historic Structure Rehabilitation Tax Credit, new/revised state program forms and application materials will be made available on this website.
Existing Part A and Part B application forms will expire with the start of the reinstated program. Applications received on expired forms will not be accepted.
The Minnesota State Historic Preservation Office currently requires that all Historic Tax Credit Applications, masonry sample, and/or other mock-up submissions are submitted electronically. Please see the submission instructions for detailed information.
Federal tax credits are available for qualifying projects to encourage the preservation of historic buildings.
The Minnesota Historic Structure Rehabilitation Tax Credit offers a 20% state tax credit for qualified historic rehabilitations, and parallels the existing federal rehabilitation tax credit.
There are a variety of public and private assistance and programs meant to encourage the preservation of historic preservation.