Judith K. Crosby

(402) 231-8973
Of Counsel
(402) 346-1148 Fax
Judith.Crosby@KutakRock.com

Ms. Crosby is of counsel in the firm’s Omaha office. Her practice focuses on tax law, with particular expertise in affordable housing, partnership law, nonprofit law, and equity financing of partnerships and limited liability companies. She has represented investors, syndicators and developers and provided tax structuring advice in hundreds of tax credit transactions, including mixed-income projects, mixed-use projects, assisted living projects, single-room occupancy projects for homeless individuals, mixed-finance public housing and HOPE VI projects, projects which are financed by a combination of Low-Income Housing Tax Credits (federal and state) and Historic Rehabilitation Tax Credits (federal and state), and projects financed by the New Markets Tax Credit. Ms. Crosby also provides general partnership and corporate tax advice on a range of issues, including choice of entity, tax-exempt entity formation and maintenance, tax-deferred exchanges of real estate, and state tax.

Ms. Crosby is an active member of the ABA Forum for Affordable Housing and Community Development, where she co-chaired the Forum's bi-annual conference held in Newport, RI, in October 2009, co-chaired the low-income housing tax credit committee from 2008 through 2010, is currently serving on the governing committee, and was conference co-chair for the annual conference held in Washington, D.C. in May 2011.

Ms. Crosby also is a proud supporter of the Arthritis Foundation. She currently serves as a member of the board of directors for the Arthritis Foundation New England Region, is a member of the Boston leadership council, serves on the 2015 Boston Walk to Cure Arthritis planning committee, and acts as captain of the Bibbidi Bobbidi Beths (which to date has raised over $25,000 to fund a cure for arthritis and was the top fundraising team in 2014 for the entire New England region).

Presentations:

  • Moderator, "Tax Credit Hot Topics," American Bar Association's (ABA) 23rd Annual Affordable Housing and Community Development Law Conference – May 2014.
  • Panelist, “HUD & Preservation Roundtable,” NH&RA Summer Institute – August, 2014.
  • Moderator, "Tax Credit Hot Topics," American Bar Association's (ABA) 22nd Annual Affordable Housing and Community Development Law Conference – May 2013.
  • Moderator, "Tax Credit Hot Topics," American Bar Association's (ABA) 21st Annual Affordable Housing and Community Development Law Conference – May 2012.
  • Panelist, "Utilizing State Tax Credits: Technical Update and Innovative Case Studies," National Association of Housing & Redevelopment Officials (NAHRO), Fall Forum – November 2011.
  • Moderator, "Tax Credit Hot Topics," ABA's 20th Annual Affordable Housing and Community Development Law Conference – May 2011.
  • Moderator, "Tax Credit Hot Topics," ABA's 19th Annual Affordable Housing and Community Development Law Conference – May 27-28, 2010.
  • Moderator, "Tax Credit Hot Topics," ABA's 18th Annual Affordable Housing and Community Development Law Conference – May 20-22, 2009.
  • Panelist, Kevin P. Martin & Associates, P.C. Fall 2008 Affordable Housing Update – October 2008.
  • Speaker, "The Housing Economic Recovery Act of 2008: Changes and Opportunities for Low-Income Housing Tax Credits Under Section 42," ABA's Teleconference and Live Audio Webcast – September 23, 2008.
  • Presenter, "Modernizing the Federal Low-Income Housing Tax Credit: A Summary of the Significant Tax Law Changes Under the Housing and Economic Recovery Act of 2008," Boston Bar Association's Affordable Housing Committee meeting – September 4, 2008.

Publication:

"Housing and Economic Recovery Act of 2008," Holland & Knight LLP, April 2009