Monthly Archives February 2019

How to Invest in Real Estate Opportunity Zones

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 ushered in sweeping changes to the Internal Revenue Code, and the Opportunity Zone program is one of the law’s most exciting components.  The following is a brief examination of how to invest in Opportunity Zones.   What Exactly Is an Opportunity Zone? The IRS describes Opportunity Zones as economically distressed communities in which new investments may be eligible to receive preferential tax benefits.  The first Opportunity Zones were created in April 2018, and they now exist in 50 states, D.C., and five U.S. territories.   What are the Benefits of Investing in
Read More