• Investors can get big tax breaks if they invest in 'opportunity zones' under new Treasury rules

    27 days ago - By CNBC

    The opportunity zones come with several tax advantages. Capital gains placed in a certified opportunity zone fund will not be taxed through the end of 2026 or when the investment is sold, whichever comes first.
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  • Trump's 'opportunity zones' are popular with investors, but they might offer less benefit to voters

    27 days ago - By CNBC

    The Trump administration announced new tax rules to help spur investment in economically distressed neighborhoods. While investors can expect immediate tax breaks, the benefits to voters in targeted neighborhoods are harder to measure.
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  • Trump admin proposes new tax-break rules for developers

    27 days ago - By Inman

    The Trump Administration proposed new guidelines Friday that would create tax incentives for developers to build in so-called “Opportunity Zones.”
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  • Govt proposes tax rules for investors in 'opportunity zones'

    27 days ago - By Chron

    WASHINGTON - The Trump administration is proposing rules for investors in a new program that it says could have a big impact on economically depressed areas around the country. About 8,700 so-called "opportunity zones" have been set up in all 50 states to lure investors and developers with tax breaks.
    The rules from the Treasury Department lay out the period of time that individuals or companies must hold on to their investments in the zones to avoid paying taxes on resulting profits.
    The administration said Friday that the goal is to create businesses and jobs in low-income areas.
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