Around the country American communities are experiencing highly uneven economic development, resulting in large, regional pockets of disinvestment and unemployment. The recently enacted Investing in Opportunity Act aims to correct the aforementioned economic imbalances by incentivizing groups – through the temporary deferral of a tax on capital gains – to invest in distressed areas. In this CDFA webinar, learn from our expert panelists how the Investing in Opportunity Act works, when the program will begin, and a host of other important details essential to understanding this new federal program.
- Tim Fisher, Manager, Legislative & Federal Affairs, Council of Development Finance Agencies
- Steve Glickman, Co-Founder and Executive Director, Economic Innovation Group
- John Lettieri, Co-Founder and Senior Director for Policy and Strategy, Economic Innovation Group
- John Sciarretti, Partner, Novogradac & Company, LLP
The Understanding the Investing in Opportunity Act Webinar will take place on the web through GoToWebinar, an online distance learning software. The Webinar will take place on February 15, 2018 at 1:00 PM Eastern. You must have access to a computer and phone to attend the Webinar.
Register in advance to confirm your participation and receive login information. Registration is free and open to all interested stakeholders.