Passing Values Through Generations With Family Legacy Trusts

The American College of Financial Services
September 17, 2020

When the government’s opportunity zone investing program began in 2018, it was meant to promote investment in distressed areas by promising investors tax breaks. But in practice, the program hasn’t worked out as anticipated because investing in an area in need and promoting social good are two very different things.

Assistant Professor of Philanthropy Dien Yuen says officials need to do a better job documenting and keeping tabs on opportunity zones to ensure they’re being used to help people living there. Read more in this piece from Barron’s.

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