The public comment period on the CDFI Certification Application and two Certification reports: the Annual Certification and Data Collection Report (ACR) and a new Certification Transaction Level Report (CTLR) is now closed. The deadline to submit comments for consideration was November 5, 2020. The documents below were provided as reference material to aid in the submission of comments, as well as to convey general information on the scope of proposed revisions.
For an overview of why the CDFI Fund is making these changes, please read this Message from CDFI Fund Director Jodie Harris here.
Frequently Asked Questions
In response to requests for clarifications of terms and procedures contained in the proposed CDFI Certification Application, ACR, and CTLR; and to assist organizations in developing responses to the solicitation for public comment, the CDFI Fund has provided a Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) document.
Frequently Asked Questions: Proposed CDFI Certification Application, ACR and CTLR
Updated—September 24, 2020
CDFI Certification Application
The CDFI Fund solicited public comment on proposed changes to the CDFI Certification Application. Below are information resources about the revised CDFI Certification Application.
Annual Certification and Data Collection Report (ACR) & Certification Transaction Level Report (CTLR)
The CDFI Fund solicited public comment on proposed changes to the existing ACR as well as a new CTLR. The following provides information about the proposed revisions.
Webinar: Overview of the ACR and CTLR
(Please note that at 17:08 in the recorded webinar, the presenter indicates that the proposed revisions to the ACR and CTLR are open for a 60-day comment period. However, the comment period for the proposed ACR and CTLR revisions is actually open for 90 days)