Congress introduced the Opportunity Zone program as part of the 2017 tax reform legislation. The goal of this program is to encourage private investment in businesses and real estate located in underserved communities.
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A Primer on Opportunity Zone Investing

June 18, 2019
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM EST

Sue Nissen
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Congress introduced the Opportunity Zone program as part of the 2017 tax reform legislation. The goal of this program is to encourage private investment in businesses and real estate located in underserved communities. The Opportunity Zone program tax incentives have generated excitement across a range of taxpayers and industry groups. You will have the opportunity to hear from our tax leaders and get key takeaways on how the newly created Opportunity Zone program may impact you and your organization.
Learning Objectives:
  • Explain the Opportunity Zone program.
  • Demonstrate the tax benefits obtained by investing in a Qualified Opportunity Fund.
  • Discuss the recently released proposed regulations and other guidance.
Delivery: This webinar will be delivered via the BDO Online CPE Network
Prerequisites: None
Advanced Prep: None
Credits: 1.0 CPE credit in the field of Taxes
Program Level: Basic
BDO USA, LLP is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.nasbaregistry.org
Marla Miller, Tax Managing Director

Grant Keppel, Tax Managing Director

Traci Pumo, Tax Managing Director

Tim Schram, Tax Managing Director