Opportunity Zones can help upward mobility in distressed areas

December 26, 2019

Partisanship on Capitol Hill is at an all-time high, but if there’s one thing in the Trump administration’s 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act that both sides of the aisle can get behind, it’s the creation of Opportunity Zones. This part of the TCJA didn’t capture much media attention -- most people were focusing on the new tax brackets -- but OZs nonetheless create ample room for wealth creation.