An unlikely group of billionaires and politicians has created the most unbelievable tax break ever; O-zones ‘a bright light,’ says Rose Law Group founder and president Jordan Rose

By Steve Bertoni | Forbes Success Street in North Charleston, South Carolina, might be the most misnamed place in America, a path through a weedy, desolate neighborhood with 20% unemployment and a 40% poverty rate. Its biggest claim to fame strolls past the gritty brick apartment buildings and tumbledown bungalows on a muggy morning in late June: Timothy Scott, a …

The Opportunity Zone is a ‘rare gift’

By Jordan Rose and Jim Belfiore | East Valley Tribune In just the last month, through the implementation of Trump’s tax plan, a compelling new tool to spur investment into property across Arizona has been adopted. The Opportunity Zone was created to promote investment in areas that states want to see further economic activity. The tax bill allowed governors to …

New ‘opportunity zones’ aim at low-income area uplift; all areas hold great promise for attracting investment, says Rose Law Group Founder and President, Jordan Rose

By Wayne Schutsky | East Valley Tribune IRS approval of 18 “opportunity zones” in the East Valley earlier this month are designed to promote economic development in low-income areas. The IRS awarded the designation to census tracts with indicators of poverty and income levels below the area median. Under the law, a census tract must have a population where at …

Business Journal talks to Jordan Rose about what she calls a ‘gift from the Federal Government’ – Opportunity Zones

By Brandon Brown | Phoenix Business Journal One of the hottest topics among lawyers, real estate brokers and developers around Arizona right now is a seldom-discussed part of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act that congress passed in December 2017. In just a few pages, the law created a new program meant to spur economic development and create an opportunity …

Arizona Opportunity Zones approved, poised for investment

By Jordan Rose and Dan Gauthier, Rose Law Group Jordan can be reached directly at jrose@roselawgroup.com or 480-505-3939 Included in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act passed in December 2017 was a seldom-discussed section purporting to spur investment through tax incentives in low-income communities across the United States. Under this section, governors may nominate qualifying census tracts in their respective …

Rose Law Group Founder and President Jordan Rose on: Gov. Ducey to select 168 areas to become economic ‘opportunity zones

By Howard Fischer, Capitol Media Services | Tucson.com A select group of census tracts around Arizona is going to get what could be a crucial economic boost later this month. A provision buried deep in the new federal tax law allows governors to designate some areas as eligible to become “opportunity zones.” What’s significant is those that end up on …