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Tax Credits

Funding growth through tax credits.

Husch Blackwell advises clients on utilizing federal and state tax credits available to help fund iconic and significant projects. Our Tax Credits lawyers and attorneys analyze and recommend transaction structures, prepare all necessary transaction documents, issue tax opinions, collaborate with accountants to ensure proper tax treatment, advise on compliance and assist with tax credit syndications. We consistently represent clients in complex transactions involving multiple tax credits. We stay on top of developing opportunities, as well as changes in state and federal requirements, to help clients maximize tax benefits and investment returns.

Articles | August 15, 2018
Kansas City Business Journal: How Opportunity Zones provide needed capital for distressed communities

Ryan Brunton writes about the recently passed Investing in Opportunity Act.

Media Mentions | November 28, 2018
REJournals: The legal loopholes of Opportunity Zones
Media Mentions | October 22, 2018
St. Louis Business Journal: Looking to lower capital gains? Good news, St. Louis lawyers say (log-in required)

Jonathan Giokas and Joe Bredehoft of the firm's Opportunity Zones team weigh in.on new Treasury Department and IRS rules governing how capital gains can be deployed to defer and reduce taxes.

Media Mentions | October 10, 2018
The Missouri Bar: MoveMakers & NewsMakers 10/12/18

The Missouri Bar covers the firm's Opportunity Zones practice.

News Releases | October 4, 2018
New Husch Blackwell Practice Group Focuses on Opportunity Zones

New practice group brings a multidisciplinary approach to assisting clients who wish to invest in the federal Opportunity Zones program.

News Releases | January 24, 2018
Husch Blackwell Welcomes Michael L. Riopel to Milwaukee Office

Michael L. Riopel brings experience with complex financing, real estate, leasing and business transactions to Husch Blackwell.

Testimonial Salli Martyniak, President, Forward Community Investments Inc.

“We were impressed with the level of professionalism the firm brought to the project. New Markets Tax Credits transactions are highly complex, so it’s important to work with attorneys you can trust to navigate the process effectively.”

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Client Results

Bank deployment of $78 million in tax credits helps build Midwest communities.

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