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Entrepreneurs :: Entrepreneurs also Finance :: Finance
Using Opportunity Zones to Start or Grow Your Business
11:00 AM
Date: 4/2/2020
Time: 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM (MDT)
Registration Deadline: 4/2/2020 11:00 AM (MDT)
Fee: No Fee

Point of Contact: Jason Nitschke (406) 750-0314

Program Format: Webinar
Training Topics: Business Financing, Business Plan, Feder/State Funding Opportunities, Government Accounting

Topic: Opportunity Zones were created as part of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 to help stimulate long-term, private sector investment into economic activity in all 50 states and U.S. Territories.

Governor Steve Bullock designated 25 Opportunity Zones in metropolitan and rural areas of Montana as targeted areas to stimulate business investment.

In this webinar, Special Assistant to the President, Ben Hobbs will discuss what Opportunity Zones are, how simple it is for investors and entrepreneurs to create funds, and the tax incentives of investing in businesses in qualifying zones.

This is a 30-minute webinar from 11-11:30am Mountain Time.

Presenter: Benjamin Hobbs, Special Assistant to President Trump, Domestic Policy Council. Ben is the Domestic Policy Council’s lead on affordable housing, urban revitalization, entrepreneurship, and homelessness. Prior to joining the Domestic Policy Council, Ben served as Senior Policy Advisor in the Office of Public and Indian Housing at the US Department of Housing and Urban Development.

This training event will be presented online at: http://www.msucommunitydevelopment.org/smallbusiness.html Hear experts provide an overview of small business development topics and phone in or type/chat questions or comments. We will follow-up with requests for additional information. All webinars are free and open the public at 11 a.m. and will be recorded and archived.

The Small Business Development Webinar Series is presented in partnership with the U.S. Small Business Administration, the Montana Small Business Development Centers, Montana State University Extension, Montana Economic Developers Association, the Montana Department of Commerce with additional assistance from the University of Montana and Great Falls Development Authority.


Join the webinar live, access the recorded webinar and for additional resources, go to: http://www.msucommunitydevelopment.org/smallbusiness.html For questions, email: commdev@montana.edu
Age Group: All Ages
Venue: Webinar
Address: Online ., . .
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