Acuity Partners Update

Dear Investor: First and foremost, we hope everyone is navigating these traumatic times as best as possible and following the appropriate guidelines necessary to keep yourselves and your families safe. Although we are in the financial business, it’s times like these that put things into perspective and remind us of what our top priorities really […]

Proposed $65M hemp extract facility to employ up to 175 in Phoenix

Integrated CBD LLC is investing about $65 million to build a 154,000-square-foot manufacturing plant in Phoenix that is expected to employ between 125 and 175 people. Launched in January, the Scottsdale-based company is a vertically integrated, pharma-grade manufacturer of industrial hemp-derived CBD products, said Jeff Dreyer, co-founder and COO of Integrated CBD. The hemp-derived CBD industry […]

The Best Tax Break Of Your Lifetime

The passage of the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) enacted some of the most substantial tax reform legislation since 1986. One aspect of the TCJA produced one of the greatest tax breaks I’ve ever seen: opportunity zones (OZs). The IRS defines an opportunity zone as “ an economically-distressed community where new investments, under certain conditions, may […]

TAXES: The New Law and the Top 5 Tax Benefits of Real Estate Investing

Real estate continues to be considered one of the best wealth-creation strategies. The 2010 foreclosure crisis spooked many investors, but the market has since recovered and we’re in the midst of an 8+ year real estate upswing. The benefits are hard to overlook – especially when it comes to the tax advantages. But be careful […]