Tax Cuts and Jobs Act -Opportunity Zones 101

Fri 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM

This is a collaborated event brought to you by OKSBDC, The Women's Business Center and our professional partners at the IRS to deliver an insightful look at the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) Opportunity Zones Program. Opportunity Zones are defined as "economically-distressed communities where new investments, under certain conditions, may be eligible for preferential tax treatment". This introductory conversation will help bring a stronger awareness of the program and the benefits associated with the designation. This webinar will cover the following topics: * Provide an Overview of Opportunity Zones * Discuss the Tax Benefits for Investors * Explain the Investor Annual Reporting * Discuss Disaster Relief Impacting Opportunity Zones * Live Q & A Session

Speaker(s): Richard G. Furlong, Jr. Senior Stakeholder Liaison IRS Communications & Liaison

Co-Sponsor(s): OKSBDC REI Women's Business Center

Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Language assistance services are available for limited English proficient individuals with appropriate advance notice. Please contact OKSBDC Training Manager Cindy Ruminer by email at or call 580-745-2877. All SBDC programs and services are extended to the public on a non-discriminatory basis. “Funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. All opinions, conclusions, and/or recommendations expressed herein are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the SBA.”

Fee: No Cost