Today In Washington
February 5, 2018
Source: Mark Lee Director, Government Relations
Short Week for Congress – Congress is scheduled to adjourn on Wednesday for the Democratic legislative retreat. Before leaving Washington, Congress is expected to consider a six-week continuing appropriations resolution (CR). The details of the CR are not yet available. Congress has been funding the federal government through CRs during FY2018 to allow GOP and Democratic Congressional leadership to negotiate a two-year budget deal on defense and domestic spending. The current CR expires on Thursday, February 8.
October 22, 2018
Treasury Releases Proposed Regulations on Opportunity Zones Designed to Incentivize Investment in American Communities
The IRS's proposed regulations clarify that any person that recognizes capital gain for U.S. federal income tax purposes is eligible to defer all or a portion of such gain by investing in an Opportunity Fund.
October 17, 2018
AEO Announces Hyacinth Vassell As Vice President of Innovation Engineering
AEO, a national nonprofit organization dedicated to the development of a robust marketplace for underserved microbusinesses, is proud to announce Hyacinth Vassell as Vice President of Innovation Engineering.