Maximizing the Opportunity in Opportunity Zones
Opportunity Zones are low-income census tracts that offer tax incentives to groups who invest and hold their capital gains in Zone assets or property. By investing in Opportunity Zones, investors stand to gain a temporary deferral on their capital gains taxes if they hold their investments for at least 5 years, and permanent exclusion from a tax on capital gains from the Opportunity Zones investments if the investments are held for 10 years. Learn more
Does Your Business Qualify For Work Opportunity Tax Credits (WOTC)?
A Federal tax credit is available to employers for hiring individuals from certain target groups who have consistently faced significant barriers to employment. Learn more
Low-Interest Loans Available to Small Businesses in Missouri
The Missouri FIRST loan program is well-funded with a total of $720 million available, and the Missouri State Treasurer’s office is prepared to use the program to its highest potential to allow new and existing small business owners to receive lower interest rates on loans. Learn more