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Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Trump issues executive order aimed at preventing online censorship

May 29, 2020

Via: Jurist

US President Donald Trump issued an executive order on Thursday aimed at preventing online censorship. This order increases the government’s ability to regulate social media platforms. The executive order also clarified the scope of immunity from liability that was created […]


Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Virginia decriminalizes personal marijuana possession

May 22, 2020

Via: Jurist

Virginia Governor Ralph Northam signed a bill into law Thursday that decriminalizes personal marijuana possession. The bill, SB 2, assigns a civil rather than criminal penalty for simple marijuana possession. SB 2 presumes marijuana possession in measurements of an ounce […]


Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Supreme Court hears arguments on subpoena of Trump financial documents

May 12, 2020

Via: Jurist

The US Supreme Court heard oral arguments on the House subpoena of President Donald Trump’s financial documents Tuesday morning. The Supreme Court consolidated Trump v. Mazars USA, LLP and Trump v. Deutsche Bank AG, two cases that arose out of […]


Advertising & Marketing, Business Law & Regulations, Financing your Business

4 Questions You Should Ask Before Investing in Influencer Marketing

May 11, 2020

Via: Entrepreneur

Influencer marketing is alive and well. It’s thriving, in fact. According to Mediakix, “89 percent of marketers have reported that ROI from influencer marketing is comparable to or better than other marketing channels” they invest in. Still, I’ll admit, when […]


Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

PPP Loan Developments: Only $120 Billion Left, Favorable Forgiveness Guidance from SBA and IRS Tax Pitfall

May 11, 2020

Via: Entrepreneur

The SBA Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) is the most significant small-business relief effort in modern history. A key component of the $600 billion-plus (and counting) stimulus rollout is that beneficiaries can have their loans forgiven so long as they use […]


Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

3M wins preliminary injunction in face mask price-gouging lawsuit

May 5, 2020

Via: Jurist

A federal judge on Monday granted 3M a preliminary injunction against a New Jersey-based company accused of federal trademark violations and flagrantly increasing the price of highly-coveted N95 face masks. The order marks the first win in a string of […]


Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Economic Recovery Tax Act of 1981 (ERTA)

April 27, 2020

Via: Investopedia

What Was the Economic Recovery Tax Act of 1981? The Economic Recovery Tax Act of 1981 (ERTA) was the largest tax cut in U.S. history. Signed by President Ronald Reagan about six months after he took office, ERTA slashed the […]


Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Senate approves $480 billion COVID-19 stimulus bill

April 22, 2020

Via: Jurist

The US Senate on Tuesday approved a new $480 billion coronavirus relief bill that includes additional funds for small businesses and hospitals short of supplies. This bill follows a $2 trillion stimulus that Congress passed on March 25. This stimulus […]


Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Missouri sues Chinese government over role in COVID-19 outbreak

April 22, 2020

Via: Jurist

The state of Missouri filed a lawsuit on Tuesday against the Chinese government and its top institutions, including the Chinese Academy of Sciences, the Ministry of Emergency Management and the People’s Government of Wuhan City, over their role in the […]


Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Trump announces freeze on WHO funding while US reviews organization

April 15, 2020

Via: Jurist

US President Donald Trump on Tuesday confirmed an announcement he made last week: The US will halt funding to the World Health Organization (WHO) while the country reviews the organization’s conduct. During a coronavirus update, the president stated, “I am […]