Speaking Engagement

Overcoming Tax and Legal Obstacles

Novogradac 2018 Opportunity Zones Conference

The Roosevelt New Orleans
130 Roosevelt Way
New Orleans, LA

Blank Rome Partner Michael I. Sanders will speak at the first Novogradac Opportunity Zones Conference, being held October 2 and 3, 2018, in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Michael’s panel, “Overcoming Tax and Legal Obstacles,” will take place on Tuesday, October 2, from 3:00 to 4:00 p.m., and will explore how investors, opportunity funds and qualified opportunity zone businesses are overcoming major tax and legal obstacles while raising capital and investing in distressed businesses.

Other conference topics will include:

  • opportunity zones basics, including the latest guidance from Treasury and the IRS
  • insight from opportunity fund sponsors, including what types of investments they’re seeking
  • recommended practices to combine the opportunity zones incentive with other tax credits

Blank Rome is pleased to be a sponsor of this inaugural event.

For more information or to register, please visit the event webpage.