Opportunity Zone Funds Proposed Legislation Comment Letters

Opportunity Zone comment letters are hitting the desks of Treasury Department and IRS officials now that the comment period for proposed regulations is over. The next public hearing will be held at a date to be announced after the resolution of the government shutdown.

There are currently (as of Feb 12th) a total of 175 comment letters on Investing in Qualified Opportunity Funds.

For anyone who intends to be an early adopter of the benefits conveyed by Qualified Opportunity Zones, these comment letters contain valuable information regarding specific scenarios and gaps in the legislation and guidance.

Below are the Opportunity Zone comment letters as-of Dec 21st. We are adding them, but 78 letters were added on Jan 4th, so it is taking us some time.

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Opportunity Zone comment Letters:

Submitter(s) Link to Letter Date
Center for American Progress Read the comment  12/21/2018
Small Business Investor Alliance Read the comment 12/21/2018
NC Caller PC Read the comment 12/21/2018
High-Cost Cities Housing Forum Read the comment 12/21/2018
Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development Read the comment 12/21/2018
US Conference of Mayors Read the comment 12/20/2018
Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development Read the comment 12/19/2018
Enterprise Community Partners Read the comment 12/19/2018
Native American Finance Officers Association Read the comment | 
Supporting documentation
12/19/2018
State of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations Read the comment 12/18/2018
Sun Center Studios Read the comment 12/18/2018
National Association of Home Builders Read the comment 12/18/2018
US EPA – Office of Land and Emergency Management Read the comment 12/18/2018
Medora Ventures Read the comment 12/17/2018
Asset Building Policy Network Read the comment 12/17/2018
Nexsen Pruet Read the comment 12/17/2018
Ashland Kentucky Alliance Read the comment 12/17/2018
K&L Gates Read the comment 12/17/2018
Catalytica Capital Read the comment 12/17/2018
Creative Investment Research Read the comment 12/16/2018
US Chamber of Commerce Read the comment 12/12/2018
National Multifamily Housing Council
National Apartment Association
Read the comment 12/7/2018
Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP Read the comment 12/6/2018
Kutak Rock LLP Read the comment 11/30/2018
Ovation Partners Read the comment 11/30/2018
Bennett Thrasher LLP Read the comment 11/29/2018
Girard Miller Read the comment 11/26/2018
Girard Miller Read the comment 11/19/2018
Tax Section of The Florida Bar Read the comment 11/16/2018
Raisl & Company Read the comment 11/13/2018
Thompson Hine LLP Read the comment 11/2/2018
Dee Williams & Company Read the comment 10/28/2018