Opportunity Zones
Opportunity Zones
WEBCAST

Opportunity Zones

Webcast overview:

KPMG is pleased to invite you to a TaxWatch webcast that discusses the recently issued second set of proposed regulations for Opportunity Zone provisions under the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.

Leaders from KPMG’s Tax practice present insights on many of the common questions needed to provide clarity and help taxpayers begin investing in Opportunity Zone communities.

The webcast discussion will include:

  • A brief overview of section 1400Z
  • New clarity on the interaction of the subchapter K partnership rules
  • Workable approaches for the exit/unwind of an investment from a QOF
  • The treatment of land including the definition of “original use”
  • Further clarification on the Qualified Opportunity Zone business requirements
  • Answers to additional questions regarding investment in Qualified Opportunity Zones.

Speakers:

Joseph Scalio

Joseph Scalio

Senior Lead Tax Partner, KPMG US

Richard Blumenreich

Richard Blumenreich

Principal-in-Charge, Tax Credits and Energy Advisory Services, Washington National Tax, KPMG (US)

Orla O'Connor

Orla O'Connor

Principal, Tax, KPMG US

Tom West

Tom West

Principal, Passthroughs Group, KPMG US