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General Law

Qualified Opportunity Zones

~ Qualified Opportunity Fund
~ Qualified Opportunity Property
~ Qualified Opportunity Zone Business
~ Structuring Trends and Alternatives
~ Direct vs Indirect Ownership
~ Exiting Scenarios
~ Fee Structures and Carried Interest
~ Details of the Deal—Not Everyone Qualifies
for One Reason or Another
~ The 180 day period

Paris, Chris

Chris Paris, CPA, Partner, Moss Adams

Mr. Paris is a tax partner in the Santa Rosa and San Francisco offices of Moss Adams. He has 20 years of experience in public accounting, specializing in partnership taxation, including complex partner allocations resulting from property and partnership interest transfers. Mr. Paris has extensive fund experience including real estate funds, private equity funds, hedge funds, fund of funds, and other types of alternative investments, and advises on matters related to taxations and organizational structure. He consults on a variety of tax issues involving blocker corporations, asset acquisitions and dispositions, transactions involving distressed debt, loan modifications, and constructive sales. This experience includes a broad range of tax planning, compliance, and wealth transfer strategies for ultra-high net worth individuals. Mr. Paris is the regional industry group leader for the real estate practice.

Thomas, Greg
Greg Thomas, CPA, Director, Moss Adams

Mr. Thomas has practiced public accounting since 1996. He specializes in partnership taxation and has experience in a wide range of industries including real estate, energy, mining, telecommunications, broadband, and media. Mr. Thomas has assisted clients in structuring tax efficient formations, operations, and exit strategies. Prior to joining Moss Adams, Mr. Thomas worked in the national real estate practice of a Big Four firm. In this role he managed the federal tax aspects of a syndicated partnership portfolio with over 120,000 foreign, domestic, and tax-exempt investors, and provided tax planning and analysis for large telecommunications and broadband mergers.

Date: Thursday, April 30, 2020 NEW DATE TO BE DETERMINED

Time: Check-In: 11:45 am; Presentation: 12:00 —1:00 pm

Chris Paris, CPA, Partner, Moss Adams
Greg Thomas, CPA, Director, Moss Adams

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