Opportunity Zone investments were created Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017; however, very little has been discussed about them until this year, mainly due to the time necessary for local, state, and federal government agencies to identify the Qualified Opportunity Zones.
Posts By: Jason A. Eliason, CFP®, ChFC®, CFA®
Despite the large swings, quarter 2 ended on a positive note. Jason Eliason discusses what we are monitoring, and why there is no magical crystal ball when predicting the markets.
2018 was a very volatile year. Quarter 1 has nicely rebounded. Our chief investment officer explains why investors cannot simply extrapolate market movements from day-to-day or even month-to-month. These are extraordinary returns for a short three-month investment horizon, and one should not expect these returns to continue at this pace.
As we pass the 30-day mark of the government shutdown. Our CIO, Jason Eliason, discusses how the overall economy may be impacted.
The new tax law will make a few changes for divorced couples starting January 1, 2019. Among the changes, alimony payments will not be tax-deductible to the paying ex-spouse. Jason Eliason talks about how these changes will affect future divorces.