The new trade agreement with Mexico and Canada is the first to include a chapter dedicated to small- and mid-sized enterprises (SMEs), according to Barbara Weltman. She unpacks The United State-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) at her Big Ideas for Small Business blog and lists a number of the changes that will impact SMEs the most. “The […]
Councils to Focus on Diversity & Inclusion, Not-for-Profits The New Jersey Business & Industry Association has launched two new councils in 2020 — the Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) Council and the Not-for-Profit Council — to provide new opportunities for NJBIA members to convene on timely and relevant issues that will help them achieve business success. […]
Complying with marijuana laws and keeping data secure in an increasingly digital world are among the most significant compliance challenges facing employers in 2020, according to a new survey of over 700 human resource professionals by online HR resources company XpertHR. The survey report, which identifies the most pressing compliance challenges for HR professionals in […]
Alan Sobel, managing member of the certified public accounting and consulting firm SobelCo, breaks down New Jersey’s new law providing small businesses with a workaround for the State and Local Income Tax (SALT) deduction limitations that were enacted as a result of the federal Tax Cut and Jobs Act of 2018. Sobel first wrote to […]
Steve Adubato is joined by Michele Siekerka, Esq., President & CEO, New Jersey Business and Industry Association, and Co-Chair, Opportunity New Jersey, and Ralph Albert Thomas, CPA (DC), CGMA, CEO & Executive Director, New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants and Treasurer, Opportunity New Jersey, to discuss New Jersey’s spending problem.