Location: One Grand Central Place

60 East 42nd Street

Lobby Conference Room

New York, NY 10036
Start Date: October 30, 2019
End Date: October 30, 2019

Please join NAIOP NYC as KPMG provides a detailed presentation on opportunity zones to help your firm leverage the tax benefits afforded by the 2017 Tax Cuts & Jobs Act. KPMG – a global leader in tax and advisory services – will review everything you need to know to navigate and master the topic of Qualified Opportunity Zones.

Topics will include:

  • Opportunity Zones 101: An overview of the new tax laws and opportunity zones and opportunity funds
  • Catalyzing Investments: how opportunity zones and funds are stimulating private investments in economically distressed communities
  • Capital Gain Incentives: detailed review of the capital gain and tax incentives for economic development in qualified opportunity zones
  • KPMG’s Two-Phase QOZ Approach: zone qualification and feasibility/ implementation and compliance


  • Tom West, Principal, Passthroughs Group, Washington National Tax, KPMG LLP (U.S.)
  • Phil Marra, National Audit Leader, U.S. Building, Construction & Real Estate, KPMG LLP (U.S.)
  • Eric Requenex, Partner, Stroock & Stroock& Lsvsn LLP