Small Business News
Wealth Matters: Treasury Wants to End Tax Deal for Some Family-Owned Businesses This provision has been abused by aggressive tax planners and lawyers who used it for family limited partnerships, sometimes as high as 40 percent.
New York Times | Aug 30, 2016 5:52 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Broadband Law Could Force Rural Residents Off Information Superhighway A federal court ruling may halt the spread of municipal high-speed internet providers, which often serve households and businesses where commercial cable and telecom firms have been unwilling to go.
New York Times | Aug 29, 2016 02:12 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
A Restaurant's Sales Pitch: Know Your Lobster Luke's Lobster illustrates the benefits of vertical integration, letting the restaurant be part of harvesting, processing and cooking of the key ingredient.
New York Times | Aug 24, 2016 4:39 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
In Transit: Paris (and Beyond) by App New apps can connect travelers with guides and direct them to the most picturesque blocks in Paris and other cities.
New York Times | Aug 18, 2016 12:13 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
An Ecosystem Where Start-Ups Help Other Start-Ups The founders of ContextMedia, a health care media company in Chicago, have helped other start-ups get through those perilous first years.
New York Times | Aug 17, 2016 11:50 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Square Feet: Chattanooga's Innovation District Beckons to Young Entrepreneurs Using renovated buildings outfitted with high-speed internet, the Tennessee city's development strategy is designed to bring young tech start-ups downtown.
New York Times | Aug 16, 2016 3:49 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
A Start-Up Turns to Saffron to Help Afghanistan Regrow Rumi Spice, started by Army veterans, is part of efforts to help develop Afghanistan's resource economy.
New York Times | Aug 10, 2016 7:04 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Opinion: Dinner, Disrupted Silicon Valley has brought its wrecking ball to haute cuisine, and the results are not pretty.
New York Times | Aug 10, 2016 3:57 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Four Questions: The Woman Who Dresses the Men of Brooklyn As men's fashion expands, Jennifer Mankins keeps it practical.
New York Times | Aug 9, 2016 7:32 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Transporting the Dead: A Booming but Lightly Regulated Industry At a time of greater outsourcing of the service, rules regarding who may collect the dead vary, and in some states it requires little more than a driver's license and a strong stomach.
New York Times | Aug 9, 2016 4:31 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend