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Why I hit the Lottery…

I’ve hit the lottery (see below), but not for the reasons to which our President espouses. I’m a small business owner. I started a business 27 years ago and we’re still here. 341 more words

Small Business

Small business should beware of joining the corporate army

A while back, I proposed that Vermont’s small retailers ought to open their own interest group. I suggested the Vermont Association of Independent Retailers, or VAIR for short. 645 more words

Health Care Reform

Building Officials Won't Be Happy Until You're Out of Business. Just Ask Little Spider Creations.

If you think code enforcement folks and others only harass construction professionals, check out this story. Little Spider Creations is a company that makes sculptures, statues, and more for amusement parks and other venues is a small business out of Denver, Colorado. 180 more words

Building Inspector

NEW IWLA Legislative Fly-in Topic: What You Need to Know About the Ambush Elections Ruling

The U.S. National Labor Relations Board has effectively issued provisions to the National Labor Relations Act regarding the representation case procedures, also known as the “ambush elections” ruling. 442 more words

3PL Intel

Tax Time, Oh My!

Yes, that pesky time of the year has rolled around.  You will probably be reading numerous blogs/articles about tax help and planning.  As an estate planning attorney it is also a busy time of the year for me.  201 more words

IRS Tax Issues

AIM testifies at House tax hearing on tips, refunds, spending limits, and withholding paperwork reduction

AIM president Ray McCarty testified at Tuesday’s regular hearing of the House Ways and Means Committee this week on several issues of importance to businesses across Missouri. 597 more words

What's Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week - February 16, 2015

Last week’s economic news included an index of labor market conditions provided by the Federal Reserve, a report on small business sentiment, and a report from the Labor Department on job openings. 521 more words

Market Outlook