Issue List From 2-14-19 IRS Hearing on Opportunity Zone Proposed Regulations

Qualified Opportunity Zones

Date: February 20, 2019

The following points were raised at the February 14, 2019 IRS hearing on the October 2018 proposed regulations addressing opportunity zones.  It is not a comprehensive list and there are additional comments presented in written form that were not raised at the hearing. 

The hearing took 5 hours, which included a 45-minute break.  Great interest in the topic generated 90 minute check-in times.  Twenty-two scheduled speakers presented and two additional speakers added comments.  A transcript made available by Tax Notes is 213 double-spaced pages.  Read more.

For more information, please contact:

Francesco A. Ferrante
Thompson Hine LLP
Phone: 937.443.6740
Mobile: 937.470.0598
Francesco.Ferrante@ThompsonHine.com