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H.R. 1740: To designate all of Puerto Rico as an opportunity zone.


The text of the bill below is as of Mar 10, 2021 (Introduced).


I

117th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 1740

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

March 10, 2021

introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Ways and Means

A BILL

To designate all of Puerto Rico as an opportunity zone.

1.

All of Puerto Rico designated as an opportunity zone

(a)

In general

Section 1400Z–1(b)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 is amended by striking that is a low-income community shall be deemed to be certified and designated as a qualified opportunity zone, effective on the date of the enactment of Public Law 115–97 and inserting shall be deemed to be certified and designated as a qualified opportunity zone.

(b)

Effective date

The amendment made by this section shall apply to taxable years beginning after December 31, 2020.