Tax Policy Center

Opportunity Zones

: TaxVox
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, 2018Tracy Gordon
: TaxVox
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, 2018Steven M. Rosenthal
State and Local Issues: TaxVox
Based on recommendations by the nation’s governors, the Treasury Department and IRS have designated Opportunity Zones where corporations and individuals with capital gains will receive...
May 22, 2018Brett TheodosBraydon Meixell
State and Local Issues: TaxVox
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act included a new federal incentive—Opportunity Zones—to spur investment in poor and undercapitalized communities. These incentives could become the nation’s...
March 27, 2018Brett Theodos