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Sejin Park

Sejin Park is an associate in the Tax Department. Sejin’s practice focuses on advising clients on tax matters in domestic and cross-border transactions related to capital markets, finance, mergers & acquisitions and bankruptcy.

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Summary of the Opportunity Zone Program

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act enacted section 1400Z-2 of the Internal Revenue Code, which created the qualified opportunity zone program. The program is designed to encourage investment in distressed communities designated as “qualified opportunity zones” by providing tax incentives to invest in “qualified opportunity funds” (“opportunity funds”) that, in turn, invest directly or indirectly … Continue Reading