Brokers predict Opportunity Fund investment rush to the Bronx

With 75 of the more than 300 opportunity zones designated throughout New York City in the Bronx, the level and breadth of interest could portend a type of change relatively unseen in the five …http://www.bing.com/news/apiclick.aspx?ref=FexRss&aid=&tid=D18C94B9288045E68A7481A7CDC903A5&url=https%3a%2f%2frew-online.com%2fbronx-opportunity-zones%2f&c=14523409363006279941&mkt=en-us

Amazon HQ2 Was an ‘Unfortunate Distraction’ From ‘Needy Communities’

Amazon’s announcement last week that it would no longer build a corporate headquarters out of New York City was met with harsh criticism … But for backers of so-called opportunity zones, Amazon’s wi…http://www.bing.com/news/apiclick.aspx?ref=FexRss&aid=&tid=B075AA49B0BA45C5AB8065647076C21F&url=http%3a%2f%2fwww.governing.com%2ftopics%2furban%2fgov-amazon-hq2-new-york-opportunity-zones.html&c=1711048381111157923&mkt=en-us

Amazon’s new Virginia data center is getting a bunch of tax breaks, and it gives insight into how the company reduces its tax liability

While Amazon has bailed on its plans for an HQ2 office in New York, things seem to be chugging along for … plenty of critics of the program who say the rules around the opportunity zones are too lax …http://www.bing.com/news/apiclick.aspx?ref=FexRss&aid=&tid=B69E9DCC0AB54040B90C347028E27562&url=https%3a%2f%2fwww.businessinsider.com%2famazon-data-center-virginia-tax-breaks-2019-2&c=2001858942164685415&mkt=en-us