Opportunity Zone Forum 2019

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June 3, 2019

Crowne Plaza Times Square


This event, presented by Opal Group, will explore the process, opportunity and future implications of investing in Opportunity Zones. Abe Schlisselfeld, Co-Partner-in-Charge of the Real Estate Group at Marks Paneth, will participate in the panel discussion, "Understanding the Legal Framework & Tax Incentives." Topics include:

• Overview of IRS Guidelines
• How law firms and accounting firms can stay up to date
• Examining state legislations
• Top questions your clients are asking
• Timing a 1031 exchange transaction with an opportunity zone deal
• Value of the tax benefits
• Which gains are eligible for deferral
• Treatment of mixed fund investments
• Different hold period and different basis step-ups
• Treating a gain from sale or exchange


Featured Speakers

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Abe Schlisselfeld
Co-Partner-in-Charge, Real Estate Group