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Why Birmingham is uniquely positioned to capitalize on Opportunity Zones

The Opportunity Zone program has put a magnifying glass on Birmingham. Will investment dollars follow the newfound fame?.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 12th, 2019

How to capitalize on Buffalo’s Opportunity Zones

Opportunity Zones are federal, and state designated to encourage long-term investments and new business in low-income urban and rural communities nationwide. Opportunity Zones provide significant tax incentives to all levels of investors to re-inves.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 28th, 2019

What Opportunity Zones could mean for Birmingham banks

Experts say growth in opportunity zones could lead to bank expansion where populations are highly unbanked......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 9th, 2019

New York investors are primed to capitalize on hundreds of opportunity zones

The packs of wild dogs that once roamed the Brooklyn Navy Yard are long gone, thanks to the city spending nearly $400 million in the past 17 years to revive the 300-acre waterfront parcel. Today the... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMar 11th, 2019

Pittsburgh prepares to capitalize on Opportunity Zone program, but details remain sketchy

Southwestern Pennsylvania has 86 Opportunity Zones and funds can reap big tax breaks, but details need to be filled in......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 1st, 2018

Josh Carpenter on potential of Opportunity Zones for Birmingham (Video)

Interest is high in Opportunity Zones, a new program that is part of the federal tax reform law that many believe offers big potential for Birmingham. The program allows individuals or corporations to roll unrealized capital gains into opportunit.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 23rd, 2019

Elixinol Is A Uniquely Positioned Legitimate Threat In The Cannabis And CBD Space

Elixinol Is A Uniquely Positioned Legitimate Threat In The Cannabis And CBD Space.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaJul 21st, 2019

Opportunity Zones attract weak investment so far, especially in Portland (Infographic)

Since the program was enacted, the share of commercial development within Opportunity Zones has actually declined locally......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 11th, 2019

Expert: Here"s how opportunity zones may affect Orlando development

Here's what the federal program may bring to the area, including potential pitfalls......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 8th, 2019

When it comes to Opportunity Zones, there are lessons to be learned from EB5

By Clem G. Turner, Chiesa Shahinian & Giantomasi PC There are many similarities between the EB-5 Immigrant Inv.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyJul 3rd, 2019

Accenture Leverages Digital Evolution to Drive Growth

Company is well positioned to capitalize on the growth of the digital transformation marketRelated Stocks: ACN, CTSH, MSFT, GOOG, GOOGL,.....»»

Category: blogSource: gurufocusJun 30th, 2019

Buffalo receives top grades nationally for its strong Opportunity Zones

You may have heard the buzz around Opportunity Zones lately and are probably wondering what exactly they are. In short, federal Qualified Opportunity Zones are part of a program created by the Tax Cuts and Job Act of 2017 to incentivize investment in un.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 28th, 2019

Here are the Bay Area"s most promising areas for tax-break investments

Bay Area investors and economic development officials are starting to zero in on the potential of Opportunity Zones, a tax break created by federal tax legislation in 2017 aimed at spurring investing into into underdeveloped areas. A lot of the ru.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 26th, 2019

Key considerations about opportunity zone fund investments

In order to be able to reap the potential tax benefits associated with opportunity zones, a taxpayer must invest in a qualified opportunity fund (QOF). The QOF may take the form of a corporation (S corporations included), a partnership or a multi-membe.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 25th, 2019

Panel discussion: Making the most of qualified opportunity zones

At a May 21 forum hosted by the San Francisco Business Times, panelists Scott Anderson, president of Pankow Builders, Katie Brandtjen, partner at EisnerAmper, JP Walsh, finance director at Panoramic Interests, and Michael P. Muzzy, partner at Lubin O.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 21st, 2019

Opportunity Zone investments: 5 things you need to know

Ever since the enactment of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, the concept of Opportunity Zones has been top-of-mind for many real estate investors, developers and their tax advisors. By choosing to invest in Opportunity Zones, investors gain the abilit.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 21st, 2019

Opportunity zone funds offer tax incentives for investments in low-income communities

As part of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017, Congress included certain tax incentives for taxpayers who invest in low-income urban and rural communities that have been designated by the Treasury Department as qualified opportunity zones (QOZs). Ther.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 21st, 2019

Bay Area developers zoom in on Opportunity Zones, from San Jose to Oakland

A number of Bay Area funds and investors have leapt forward to take advantage of the Opportunity Zone program......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 20th, 2019

BTIG: Innovative Industrial Properties "Uniquely Positioned" For Cannabis Growth

Innovative Industrial Properties Inc (NYSE: IIPR), the only NYSE-listed real estate company that focuses on the regulated U.S. cannabis industry, is "uniquely positioned" for future growth in the .....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJun 20th, 2019

5 things to know about opportunity zones

The opportunity zone program is a federal incentive designed to stimulate economic growth in designated regions by allowing investors to defer taxes on capital gains income. Opinions differ on the amount of economic growth opportunity zones will ultim.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 17th, 2019

COVERY STORY: Will federally created zones become the land of opportunity?

Thousands of neighborhoods are primed for an investment surge. Will a rising tide lift all boats, or will our poorest, least-educated communities be upended in the name of economic development?.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 14th, 2019