Will Opportunity Zones in California Be Golden?

(Commercial Observer)

To those outside California, it might be perplexing that the state treasurer, Fiona Ma, got the loudest applause during her keynote address at the NES Financial-sponsored Opportunity Zone Expo for simply proclaiming that when it came to opportunity zones, the state would abide by the federal government tax statute. But California has always gone its own way when it comes to taxing capital gains income.