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Womble Bond Dickinson

Guide to Opportunity Zones: How Taxpayers Can Achieve Capital Gains Tax Benefits and Support Enterprise in Underserved Communities

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Opportunity Zones are a compelling and powerful new tool for investors, asset owners, asset managers and communities that can mobilize capital for economic development in underserved communities, yielding good job creation,...more

Holland & Hart LLP

Utah Legislative Update: Summer 2018

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Governor Gary Herbert called the Utah Legislature into a July Special Session. July is often a month when the Utah legislature takes a break from meetings due to the Independence Day and Pioneer Day holidays bookending the...more

Holland & Hart LLP

New Opportunity Zones Provide Tax Investment Advantages

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A new kind of “opportunity zones” was introduced in the “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act” that became law last December. The concept is to encourage investment in certain distressed and underserved areas. To encourage that investment,...more

Holland & Knight LLP

Tax Reform's New Incentives for Investments in Low-Income Communities: Part 3 - Key Benefits for Investing Taxpayers and a Review...

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• Part 1 and Part 2 of this series of Holland & Knight alerts described a new tax incentive contained in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act for investments in low-income communities designated as "Opportunity Zones." • In Part 3,...more

Balch & Bingham LLP

Opportunity Zones: Tax Reform’s New Economic Development Tool

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The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (Pub. L. 115-97, referred to herein as the “Act”) provides new incentives for investing in certain low-income communities called “Opportunity Zones.” This briefing provides an overview of the new...more

Bennett Jones LLP

Implication of Daishowa to Purchasers

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Since the decision of the Supreme Court of Canada in Daishowa-Marubeni International Ltd. v. Canada, 2013 SCC 29 [Daishowa], clarity exists for how a vendor treats abandonment obligations on the sale of resource...more

Holland & Knight LLP

Tax Reform's New Incentives for Investments in Low-Income Communities: Part 1 - State Governors Given Responsibility for...

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• A new tax incentive in the recently enacted Tax Cuts and Jobs Act would allow investors selling appreciated securities or other investment property to defer tax on those gains to the extent that the proceeds are reinvested...more

McNair Law Firm, P.A.

South Carolina Economic Development Incentives for Warehouse and Distribution Operations

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South Carolina offers a wide variety of economic development incentives to businesses seeking to locate or expand in the state. This incentive array focuses on certain types of businesses the state wishes to attract. One such...more

Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP

The Future of Airbnb in New York

One of the most controversial and popular topics in real estate today involves Airbnb, the online home rental service, and the concept of transient rentals. In New York City, Airbnb’s largest market in the United States, this...more

Best Best & Krieger LLP

Best in Law: How to Navigate Legal Pitfalls of Using Airbnb

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Knowing Local Laws and Rights for Short-Term Rental Success - Services such as Airbnb and VRBO offer service-sharing alternatives to traditional hotels and rentals. Indeed, these online platforms now provide a...more

Butler Snow LLP

Could Your Project Utilize New Market Tax Credits?

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I came home from work the other day and my middle child had a kitten in her arms. A mangy, dirty, little dark scrawny kitten…gross. I’m not a cat person. OK, that’s not completely accurate. I friggin’ hate cats. The world...more

Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck

Top Ten Things To Know About California's Proposition 64

The Basics: Prop. 64 is a voter-initiated statute legalizing nonmedical use/possession of 1 oz. or less of loose marijuana and up to 8 grams of marijuana products for those 21 and older. It also legalizes personal cultivation...more

Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr LLP

Businesses Locating in Expanding Keystone Innovation Zone May Qualify for Tax Credit

Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney recently announced a significant expansion of the University City Keystone Innovation Zone which is intended to attract new businesses into Center City Philadelphia. Now may be the time to...more

Farella Braun + Martel LLP

Five Considerations Before Selling a Vineyard or Winery

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Whether to sell a vineyard or winery is one of the most significant decisions an owner will make. There are financial, career, lifestyle, and other factors that go into the choice, and the calculation is different for each...more

Dentons

Changes in Real Estate legislation, Q2 2015 - Overview of the most important changes for the second quarter of 2015 in Russian...

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Changes at the federal level - RF Federal Law ? 184-FZ “On Amendments to the RF Federal Law “On the State Real Estate Cadaster” and Article 6 of the RF Federal Law “On Special Economic Zones (SEZ) in the Russian...more

Best Best & Krieger LLP

Santa Monica Takes Bold Steps to Enforce its Short-Term Rental Regulations

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One of the chief issues facing local governments as they contend with regulation of short-term rental marketplaces is the trouble of enforcing whatever framework they develop. After passing tough regulations last week, the...more

Shearman & Sterling LLP

Guinea: New Hydrocarbons Code

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The Guinean State Minister of Mines and Geology, Kerfalla Yansané, recently announced a possible launch of a bidding round in 2015 for offshore oil blocks in Guinea under the new hydrocarbons code (the “New Code”). Following...more

McAfee & Taft

Innovation Districts

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Last year representatives of a coalition of 11 organizations started meeting to discuss the continued development and expansion of Oklahoma City’s bioscience and technology sectors. Among other matters, the group discussed...more

Foley & Lardner LLP

IRS Releases Guidance on Performance and Quality Standards for Small Wind Energy Property

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The IRS recently released Notice 2015-4 (the Notice), which provides performance and quality standards that small wind energy property (defined under section 48(c)(4) of the Code as property utilizing a “qualifying small wind...more

Faegre Baker Daniels

Deregulate Local Government for Economic Growth: Streamlining Local Option Income Taxes and Other Reforms Can Unleash Indiana’s...

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Indiana’s leaders have worked diligently over the past ten years to improve the climate for business. Taxes have been capped, cut, and eliminated. Out of date laws have been repealed or reformed, and new regulations have...more

K&L Gates LLP

Some Welcomed Recognition for Exploration Mining Companies

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As market sentiment and investor confidence in Australia's extractive industries remains subdued, recent initiatives from governments and regulators demonstrate, at least, an acknowledgment of the issues faced by mineral...more

Best Best & Krieger LLP

HomeAway Files Suit Against San Francisco Seeking to Block Online Vacation Rental Marketplace Ordinance

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Online vacation rental marketplace HomeAway Inc. has filed suit against the City and County of San Francisco in an attempt to block a new law restricting home rentals in the City. HomeAway is requesting an injunction to...more

Nexsen Pruet, PLLC

Going Multijurisdictional - Laying the groundwork for shared business parks

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It is a basic, universally accepted fact that in order for an area to win new recruitment projects—and in some cases retain expansions of an existing company facility that will be on a site other than its current...more

Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP

Enhanced Infrastructure Financing Districts: New Hope for Cities and Counties

On September 29, 2014, Governor Jerry Brown signed into law Senate Bill 628 (Chapter 785) which provides a mechanism for cities and counties to form Enhanced Infrastructure Financing Districts (EIFDs) to divert property tax...more

Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP

Governor Signs Off on New Tax-Increment Financing Structure

On September 29, Governor Brown signed legislation that is seen as creating a robust new financing tool which will expand the existing mechanism of Infrastructure Financing Districts (“IFDs”) and replicate some of the...more

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