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2014-07-17 08:31:08

Declaring 'One Size Does Not Fit All,' Renowned Economist Highlights Why Countries Must Retain Fiscal Sovereignty When Setting Excise Rates LONDON, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As excise taxes become increasingly important throughout the world, Dr. Arthur Laffer today released his international tobacco tax handbook, cautioning that "one size does not fit all" in tobacco tax policy and offering governments practical examples and case studies to consider in order to optimize tobacco excise tax...

2014-07-15 16:24:02

CLEVELAND, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PolyOne Corporation (NSYE: POL) a premier global provider of specialized polymer materials, services and solutions, today announced a realignment of its manufacturing assets in Brazil. As part of the realignment, PolyOne will close manufacturing plants located in Diadema and Joinville, Brazil. The company will continue to operate and invest in its facilities in Novo Hamburgo and Itupeva, Brazil, while offering specialty solutions throughout...

2014-07-15 12:23:33

BOSTON, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Atlantic Power Corporation (TSX: ATP) (NYSE: AT) (the "Company" or "Atlantic Power") today announced its distribution for the month of July 2014. A dividend of Cdn$0.03333 per common share will be payable on August 29, 2014 to holders of record at the close of business on July 31, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110809/NE49346LOGO Tax Information for Shareholders Atlantic Power Corporation designates its entire dividend to be an...

2014-07-14 20:21:04

WASHINGTON, July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Single sales factor apportionment of corporate profits presents an alternative income tax system that could lower federal tax rates and raise revenue at the same time. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140714/126739 "Sales Factor Apportionment of Global Profits as an Alternative Construction of a Corporate Income Tax Base," by Michael Udell and Aditi Vashist, shows how changing the tax base to a sales apportioned profits...

2014-07-08 23:11:06

Scott Swarts of Paragon Systems will lead a session about fixed asset cost segregation and related tax savings using Sage Fixed Assets software. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 Paragon Systems, fixed asset consulting experts and leading Sage Fixed Assets software provider, announced that President Scott Swarts has been invited to lead a session at Sage Summit 2014. The session entitled “Sage Fixed Assets: The Importance of Cost Segregation” will provide guidance about the...

2014-06-18 16:21:02

ALEXANDRIA, Va., June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NATSO, the national association representing truckstops and travel plazas, today applauded a proposal by Sens. Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) and Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) to raise the federal fuel tax and index it to inflation to keep the Highway Trust Fund solvent. The Murphy-Corker proposal would raise the fuel tax 6 cents a year over two years, and index the tax to the Consumer Price Index. "We commend Senators Chris Murphy and Bob...

2014-06-17 13:28:53

Monash University A tax on sweetened soft drinks could be an effective weapon in the war against obesity, generating weight losses of up to 3.64 kilograms as individuals reduce their consumption. Researchers from Monash University, Imperial College London and University of York and Lancaster University, England have estimated the extent to which drinking habits would change if beverages such as carbonated non-diet soft drinks; cordials and fruit drinks were taxed. Lead author Dr...

2014-06-13 20:21:33

Total FY 2013 Revenues Were $28.5 Million; Sales Backlog $56.6 Million ATLANTA, June 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Streamline Health Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ: STRM), a leading provider of transformational data-driven solutions to help healthcare providers reduce exposure to risk, enhance clinical, financial, and operational performance, and improve patient care, today announced financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year 2013, which ended January 31, 2014....

2014-06-13 12:21:20

BOSTON, June 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Atlantic Power Corporation (TSX: ATP) (NYSE: AT) (the "Company" or "Atlantic Power") today announced its distribution for the month of June 2014. A dividend of Cdn$0.03333 per common share will be payable on July 31, 2014 to holders of record at the close of business on June 30, 2014. Tax Information for Shareholders Atlantic Power Corporation designates its entire dividend to be an "eligible dividend" pursuant to subsection 89(14) of the...

2014-06-11 08:33:31

VANCOUVER, June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Gold Reach Resources Ltd. (the "Company") (GRV: TSX-V) is pleased to announce that it anticipates a pending refund of approximately $1,700,000 arising from the Company's claim for refundable B.C. Mineral Exploration Tax Credits ("BCMETC"). During the fiscal year ended March 31, 2014, the Company incurred qualified exploration expenditures in British Columbia on the Ootsa Property located within the prescribed Mountain Pine Beetle affected area...


Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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