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Opportunity Zones May Someday Help Poor Communities. They Already Are A Tax Shelter For High-Income Investors
New York Times reporters Jesse Drucker and Eric Lipton wrote a well-reported piece the other day on that Tax Cuts and Jobs Act’s Opportunity Zone...
September 5, 2019
Reality-Based Assistance for Troubled Communities and Regions
Americans appear deeply divided, in part because they are experiencing vastly different economic outcomes based on where they live. What causes these regional disparities? How...
October 12, 2018
Opportunity Zones May Create More Opportunities for Investors and Syndicators Than Distressed Communities
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) created a new tax-advantaged Opportunity Zone program to encourage investments in economically-distressed communities that are nominated by governors...
August 2, 2018
Steven M. Rosenthal
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