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Chicago Metro Chapter
The 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act created new incentives for investments in
certain low-income communities known as “qualified opportunity zones.” These
incentives have the potential to be win-wins for investors and our communities.
Learn the fundamentals
of the opportunity zones (OZ) incentive, including definitions of key terms, how
the incentive works, how the Treasury regulations define best practices for OZs
and outstanding issues, and how businesses can benefit from opportunity zones.
Get grounded in the incentive and have your questions answered by experts.
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Brain Trust - Practice Management
Dan Rahill, Tax Partner, BDO
A leader for more than 30 years, Dan has significant experience advising
public, private and middle-market companies on all tax matters. He advises
clients on global restructuring; negotiation and transaction
management in mergers, acquisitions and divestitures; as well as financial
modeling and budgeting. His clients have crossed various sectors, including
consumer and industrial products, energy, manufacturing, retail distribution,
alternative investment funds, professional services and family offices.
Currently, Dan is a Tax Partner in BDO’s Chicago office, serving public and
private multinationals, family offices, start-ups and private equity portfolio
companies. In this role, he focuses on international tax issues, entity
selection, in- and out-bound investments, and personal financial planning. Dan
frequently lectures on tax legislative topics to CPA societies, bar
associations, trade and industry groups, and colleges and universities. He
is published widely in industry and accounting publications.Dan earned a
bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of Notre Dame (2008
Accounting Alumni of the Year), and a J.D. and LL.M. from DePaul University Law
School. He is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Chartered Global Management
Accountant, and is licensed to practice before the U.S. Tax Court.