Posted by Staff Writer on 12/14/2018 to Business Opportunities
District of Columbia Boosts Opportunity Zones
President Trump Targets Distressed Communities
IncSmart District of Columbia (Small Business and Startups) - District of Columbia boosts Opportunity Zones in distressed areas of the United States. President Trump signed an order directing 13 Federal Agencies to target low income and distressed areas in America. The program was created in 2017. State governors have included over 8700 areas that can benefit from the Opportunity Zone distinction. The program will be headed by HUD Secretary Ben Carson.