Advocacy Resource Center

ACG’s Advocacy Center is a continually updated, comprehensive resource for ACG members to have access to relevant tools, data, and policy activity that impacts the middle market. Through the Advocacy Center, ACG members have access to timely information that is critical to better understand ACG’s advocacy efforts, keep track of policymaking in Washington, D.C., and engage directly in policy efforts. 

ACG Public Policy Resources

Advocacy One-Pagers and Talking Points

Regulatory Advocacy

Public Policy News and Updates

Grassroots Resources

Middle-Market Research and Data

Opportunity Zones Resources

In 2017, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act created the Opportunity Zone Program as a way to incentivize private-sector investment in distressed urban and rural areas. This is an innovative program that has the potential to offer significant benefits to ACG members.  

ACG will continue to update the resources below so our middle-market members can stay up to date on guidance and other activity to help better understand this new program and the tax incentives it offers. Launches

Launched to serve as an information resource for those engaged with the Opportunity Zones initiative, is intended to serve as a hub for the various stakeholders in the Opportunity Zones Program. Of particular note is the "Investors" portion of the website, which provides a variety of resources for investors, including how to establish an Opportunity Zone Fund, taxpayer incentives, relevant tax forms, and more.



Housing and Urban Development

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Additional Opportunity Zones Resources: