Extending Benefits for Opportunity Zones

Idea Category: Jobs and Entrepreneurship

NewDEAL Leaders Maryland Senator Bill Ferguson and Delegate Brooke Lierman helped lead a bicameral effort to pass legislation to boost the benefits available for opportunity zones and provide for administration of the Opportunity Zone Enhancement Program. The bill, which the Governor signed into law this week, extends benefits from the More Jobs for Marylanders program to businesses locating or expanding in opportunity zones, and establishes new tax credits, among other things. Read more about the new law.

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