While Congress works to put a continuing resolution together to keep the U.S. government funded, a government shutdown has any number implications for small business owners. Starting October 1, 2023, major industries and the economy-at-large may be disrupted by a shutdown from Washington, with 91% of small business owners indicating a shutdown would significantly impact […]

The impact of a government shutdown on small business is a matter of significant concern, as revealed in a recent survey conducted by Goldman Sachs. Here are some key takeaways from the survey and why it matters: Government Shutdown: Negative Impact on Small Businesses: According to the survey, 91% of small business owners strongly favor […]

Tax Credit: Will the Restaurant Revitalization Fund be Revitalized Again?

Tax Credit: Will the Restaurant Revitalization Fund be Revitalized Again?

Is there more food at the table? There will be, if Senators Cardin, Brown and Murray have anything to say about it.┬áIn late January, 2023, Senator Ben Cardin (D-Md) alongside Senator Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) and Patty Murray (D-Wash) reintroduced the Restaurant Revitalization Tax Credit Act, which attempts to alleviate the financial gap for restaurants who […]

Small Business: Financial Tips and Predictions For The Year Ahead

Small Business: Financial Tips and Predictions For The Year Ahead

Two years ago, in the midst of global pandemic, financial analysts predicted 2023 as a time for financial recovery. But rising inflation, unreliable supply chains, months of major tech layoffs, and potential for financial recession have small business owners forecasting their economic future with some anxiety. As a business owner or entrepreneur considering the year […]