Opportunity Zones is a federal tax incentive for investors to invest in low-income urban and rural communities through favorable treatment of reinvested capital gains and forgiveness of tax on new capital gains. This incentive was introduced in the 2017 Tax Cut and Jobs Act. For more information, visit choosecolorado.com/oz.
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