A comparison of the tax codes in all 50 states finds that New Jersey ranks dead last overall, according to the 2021 State Business Tax Climate Index published by the Tax Foundation. The State Business Tax Climate Index is a measure of how well states structure their tax systems. To do that, the Index analyzes […]
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In the most recent episode of “Minding Your Business,” NJBIA’s Economic Policy Research Director Nicole Sandelier discusses NJBIA’s 2020 “Indicators of Innovation” report and NJBIA’s recommendations for how government, academia and business can work together to revitalize New Jersey’s innovation ecosystem. NJBIA’s “Minding Your Business” with host Bob Considine is a weekly TV show can […]
Gov. Phil Murphy has vetoed legislation that would have appropriated $30 million in federal CARES Act funds to restaurants, bars and caterers that suffered financial losses after he reversed his decision to allow indoor dining to resume July 2. The bill (S-2704 / A-4413) would have reimbursed business owners who had spent money on food […]
In this episode of “NJ Business Beat” on “NJ Spotlight News,” NJBIA President & CEO Michele Siekerka tells business reporter Rhonda Schaffler the shift to a remote workforce– or at least a hybrid model with some employees in the office and others working from home — is here to stay in New Jersey even after […]
Small businesses must pre-register before Oct. 27 at 5 p.m. if they intend to apply for grants available under Phase 3 of the Small Business Emergency Assistance Grant Program, which has $70 million in federal CARES Act funds to help small restaurants, businesses and nonprofits impacted by the pandemic. New Jersey Economic Development Authority CEO […]