Growing mid-sized businesses will eventually reach a fork in the road where they have to decide whether to integrate or continue outsourcing. The decision can be difficult. Vertical integration — when a company takes ownership of its supply chain — can give businesses greater control over costs, efficiency and product quality. But continuing to outsource portions of your supply chain allows you to focus on your core business while still relying on trusted business partners.
Several tax changes may take businesses and individuals by surprise on filing day if they are not attentive to new forms and new tax provisions that took effect in 2014. Don’t be one of those businesses or individuals sent scrambling for forms or rushing to find documentation for deductions, tax credits or filing requirements at the last minute. Here are two tax changes that require some thought well before the April 15 tax day deadline.
Now that much of the dust has settled over the Tesla deal that will bring the world’s largest battery plant to Northern Nevada, one big questions remains — will the economic projections surrounding Tesla actually pan out?
Over the past several years, the state of Nevada found itself in a position no investor, public or private, wants to be in — locked in a stagnant investment fund that was losing money to inflation. But the underperformance of the Nevada Permanent School Fund has since triggered a round of public investment innovation in […]