Gov. Phil Murphy’s ambitious and expensive plan to combat global warming presents broad policy directions for New Jersey. For Catherine McCabe, the commissioner of the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection and one of a handful of top officials who have to figure out how to turn Murphy’s plan into reality, understanding the consequences of […]
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The Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service today released final regulations (PDF) and additional proposed regulations (PDF) under section 168(k) of the Internal Revenue Code on the new 100% additional first year depreciation deduction that allows businesses to write off most depreciable business assets in the year they are placed in service by the business. The regulations released today on […]
An increase in the number of electric vehicles being sold in New Jersey as well as the growing network of charging infrastructure throughout the state are fueling the Department of Environmental Protection’s planned celebration of National Drive Electric Week, Commissioner Catherine R. McCabe announced today. Governor Murphy has proclaimed Sept. 14 to 22 as Drive […]
Officials from New Jersey and New York are hoping the latest application to the federal government for funding to repair the crucial North Portal Bridge will get the long-delayed project moving and ease worries about keeping the trains running between New Jersey and the Big Apple. “In 2019, the entire Northeast Corridor simply shouldn’t be […]
The U.S. Small Business Administration is accepting nominations for its 2020 National Small Business Week Awards, including the Small Business Person of the Year award that is given in all 50 states. For more than 50 years, National Small Business Week has celebrated the inspiring achievements of America’s small businesses and the contributions they make […]