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The new Opportunity Zones tax incentive aims to drive long-term equity capital to distressed communities by providing tax benefits on investments in Opportunity Funds. Speakers will provide details on how the tax incentive is expected to work and highlight emerging...
Opportunity Zones present investors with a way to defer federal taxation on gains from the sale of property for as long as eight years, and even avoid taxation altogether on gains recognized on the future sale of your investment in...
On May 17, 2018 the Joint Economic Committee of the United State Congress met to discuss the promise of Opportunity Zones. In particular, John Lettieri, co-founder and president of the Economic Innovation Group (EIG) spoke at length to the committee. EIG...
On April 24, 2018, the IRS issued guidance on the process for obtaining Opportunity Fund certification. To become a Qualified Opportunity Fund, an eligible taxpayer self-certifies.  This means there is no approval or action by the IRS required to take...