Gordon is one of the leaders of Plante Moran's housing and community development solutions group. He spends 100 percent of his time assisting for-profit and not-for-profit clients with real estate development projects involving tax incentives such as historic tax credits, New Markets Tax Credits (NMTCs), and opportunity zones. He assists clients nationwide in identifying available tax incentives and structuring transactions to optimize the net benefit of these incentives while ensuring compliance with all applicable tax law requirements.
Gordon is known nationally as a technical expert on tax credits and incentives such as NMTCs, historic tax credits and opportunity zones within the accounting industry. As one of the founding members of the housing and community development solutions group, he helped lead our group in achieving a recent milestone by closing more than $2 billion of New Markets Tax Credits, historic tax credits, and state tax credits.
Gordon frequently lectures on opportunity zones, historic tax credits and New Markets Tax Credits for organizations such as IPED, NH&RA, OZ Expo, the National Trust for Historic Preservation, the National Council of SHPOs, the State Bar of Michigan, the Michigan Historic Preservation Network and Heritage Ohio.