On Dec. 11, Taft tax and project finance partners Richard E. Aderman and Kostas A. Poulakidas presented an overview of Qualified Opportunity Zone programs, a significant provision in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, awarding preferential tax benefits to certain private investments of capital gain into development projects located in certain low-income communities designated as “qualified opportunity zones.”
The program helped attendees gain perspectives on features relating to Qualified Opportunity Zones such as:
- Legal and Regulatory Aspects
- Tax Benefits
- Marketplace Investment Opportunities
- Practical Considerations and Open Issues
To view a video recording of the presentation, visit here.