Public welfare

How OZ Investments qualifies under the current Public Welfare Investment Authority and CRA guidelines

As banks consider the December 31, 2019 deadline for investing in a qualified opportunity fund to gain maximum tax benefits, the Novogradac Journal of Tax Credits spoke with Barry Wides, deputy business controller community at the Office of the Comptroller of the Mint (OCC). The discussion focused on how Zones of Opportunity (OZ) qualify under […]

Public community

Colwood expands city’s only public community garden – Saanich News

Green Thumbs Rejoice, Colwood Council has unanimously approved the expansion of the Colwood Community Garden at City Hall. This extension will include 16 additional plots, a small tool shed and wheelchair access in the area. It is the only public community garden in Colwood or Langford. In a presentation earlier this month, Colwood Garden Society […]