• Treasury Department Designates Opportunity Zones for Louisiana and Hawaii
  • June 8, 2018 | Authors: Jonathan R. Katz; Aileen S. Thomas
  • Law Firms: Jones Walker LLP - Jackson Office; Jones Walker LLP - New Orleans Office
  • The Treasury Department designated qualified opportunity zones in Louisiana and Hawaii. Investors in qualified opportunity funds that make investments in QOZs can defer tax on prior gains until no later than Dec. 31, 2026.

    A list and an interactive map of the designated Qualified Opportunity Zones can be found on the CDFI Fund’s Opportunity Zone Resource Page. (You will need the latest version of Adobe Flash Player to view the interactive content.)