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  • The Soon to Be Passed Finance Reform Bill

    In Jennifer Liberto’s article, Wall Street reform:  What’s in the Bill, that was posted today on CNNMoney.com, she outlines some of the just negotiated, key provisions, between the Senate’s Bill and the House’s Bill. The Financial reform bill covers issues, ranging form creating a new consumer agency, access to credit scores for consumers, debit card swipe fees,…

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  • States to Be More Aggressive with Tax Collection

    Earlier this year, PA launched an aggressive amnesty campaign to collect back taxes owed to the PA Department of Revenue.  Apparently, PA’s amnesty campaign was extremely effective. According to Governor Rendell, the PA amnesty program brought in $261 million in previously uncollected revenue.  The goal of the program was $190 million. Because of the program’s success,…

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  • Obamacare Impacts Your Business?

    Today, The Wall Street Journal has an editorial posted, ObamaCare vs. Small Business, written by Dan Danner on behalf of the National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB).  In it he lays out the case for why The National Fedaration of Independent business is against the recently passed Healthcare plan and how it will adversely affect…

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  • Fraud What Is It Costing Your Business?

    $994 billion!!!   No, it is not the cost of a new stimulus plan, more TARP, another government health care plan.  It is the estimated amount that U.S. organizations lost to occupational fraud in 2008. The Association of Certified Fraud Examiners recently issued its report – Report to the Nation on Occupational Fraud and Abuse.  The report…

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