The Potential of Opportunity Zones
NAHRO Professional Development conducted a special e-Briefing Tuesday, February 26, 2019 from 1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Eastern.
An e-Briefing series on formation and substance of HUD rules, regulations and guidance.
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 created Opportunity Zones, which are designed to encourage private investment in distressed communities throughout the United States.
This e-Briefing will provide an overview of Opportunity Zones and how housing and community development agencies can benefit from and interact with Opportunity Zones, their tax benefits and their investment dollars through Qualified Opportunity Funds (QOFs). This session will also review the first set of Opportunity Zones-related proposed rules from the U.S. Department of Treasury.