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Qualified Opportunity Zones and Tax Credits: Tax Planning Strategies for Investors

Tax Opportunity Zones (2024 Edition)

Online Webinar

Blank Rome partner Michael I. Sanders will serve as a presenter for the Federal Bar Association and myLawCLE live webinar, Tax Opportunity Zones (2024 Edition), taking place Tuesday, June 18, 2024, from 11:00 a.m. to 1:50 p.m. EDT (8:00 to 10:50 a.m. PDT).

Michael’s session, “Qualified Opportunity Zones and Tax Credits: Tax Planning Strategies for Investor,” will be the first of two sessions in the program.


Speakers will provide a detailed analysis of the qualified opportunity zone (“OZ”) tax incentive mechanism provided under current tax law with a discussion of the “traps for the unwary.” They will also discuss the anticipated legislation and methods to ensure deferral or reduction of capital gains and outline additional tax planning strategies associated with opportunity zone funds and businesses.

Key topics to be discussed:

  • The impact of the OZ program nationally: the potential impact of Biden tax proposals on OZ structure
  • What are the key provisions included in the proposed legislation
  • What are the traps for the unwary including working capital safe-harbor issues


For more information, the full agenda, and to register, please visit the event webpage.