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Part of Health Care Law Struck Down by Federal Judge

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Two weeks ago, we talked about health care reform’s survival of a federal challenge in Lynchburg, Virginia; now we have a decision that has reached the opposite conclusion just across the state in Richmond, Virginia. In both cases, the health care law’s “individual mandate,” or the section of the law requiring most Americans to buy […]

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Written by Michelle Fabio

December 15th, 2010 at 11:10 am

Health Care Law Survives Legal Challenge

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Many of us, especially small business owners, are keeping an eye on the latest developments regarding the Obama administration’s health care reform — and for now at least, nothing has changed. A federal judge in Virginia has rejected a challenge by Liberty University and five people who had claimed that the new law doesn’t hold […]

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Written by Michelle Fabio

December 1st, 2010 at 9:55 am

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Small Businesses Should Act Fast – Some Incentives Set to Expire by Year’s End

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Small business is the intended beneficiary of a package of tax cuts, incentives, retirement options and loan programs that went into effect this fall. But in some cases, business owners must act quickly to take full advantage of the aid. Encouraging entrepreneurs is the objective of the new Small Business Act of 2010. It provides […]

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November 4th, 2010 at 1:08 am

Small Business News Roundup: 5/14/10

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Aside from the 2010 SBA National Small Business Week conference in Washington DC, there are several other hot stories in the small business world this week. They include the following: Small Business Lobby Joins Challenge to Health Law: Dan Danner, president of the National Federation of Independent Business, has announced that the business lobby will […]

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Written by Michelle Fabio

May 14th, 2010 at 11:25 am

Small Business News Weekly Roundup: 4/23/2010

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Want to know what’s going on in small business news around the Internet this week? Here are some of the top stories: New Tax Laws Galore for Small Business Owners: Entrepreneur.com runs down new tax laws on the books for 2010 that will affect small businesses. For instance, the Hiring Incentives to Restore Employment Act […]

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Written by Michelle Fabio

April 23rd, 2010 at 6:09 am