The Delaware Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs recently proposed new regulations pertaining to the state historic preservation tax credit program.

For a copy of the proposed regulations and instructions on how to submit public comments, visit

The deadline for submission of comments is Sept. 4.

As of the close of business July 31, the division is not able to accept new applications for the state’s tax credit program or any new parts of existing applications until after the administrative-rules process is complete.

The proposed rules do not affect the Federal Historic Tax Credit Program. Owners of commercial historic properties that are interested in applying for federal tax credits visit or