Calendar module icon


View All Calendars is the default. Choose Select a Calendar to view a specific calendar. Subscribe to calendar notifications by clicking on the Notify Me® button, and you will automatically be alerted about the latest events in our community.

November 14, 2019
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
University of Maryland Baltimore, MD Small Business Development Center
620 W. Lexington Street
4th Floor

Baltimore, MD 21201
Facebook Twitter Email

Everything You Need To Know About Opportunity Zones And Will The Opportunity Zone Program Help Small Business Thrive?

Thursday, November 14, 2019

The Opportunity Zone program is a nationwide initiative administered by the U.S. Treasury created under the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. The program provides federal tax incentives for investment in distressed communities over the next 10 years. Areas designated as Opportunity Zones will be able to reap the benefits of new capital investment to help redevelop underserved communities. While the program is in place to invest small businesses in distresses communities across the state, it also stands to bring substantially tax benefits and greater earnings to long-term businesses invested in an Opportunity Zone community. Click here to find out if your business in an Opportunity Zones.