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IRS provides details on employers’ healthcare insurance reform reporting requirements

Posted by:admin on May 1, 2014

When it comes to health care insurance reform, the employer responsibility section (also commonly referred to as the “play or pay” provision) has received a lot of attention from the media and employers. However, employers also need to be aware of another related provision — the employer and insurer reporting requirements found in Internal Revenue Code Sections 6055 and 6056.

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Networking, export opportunities draw local businesses to Expo

Posted by:admin on May 1, 2014

GingerBabies Catering was one of 123 businesses, nonprofits and government agencies whose booths filled Utz Arena at the York Expo Center on Wednesday, the second day of the two-day International Business & Workforce Expo. Between 2,500 and 3,000 people, including 800 students from area high schools, were expected to attend the event.

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Visitors bureau targeting its approach, relocating

Posted by:admin on May 1, 2014

As part of a new strategic plan that puts more emphasis on business meetings and conventions — while continuing to promote the region as a strong destination for large consumer-focused events — the HHRVB is handing over its information racks to the Harrisburg Downtown Improvement District Inc.

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Unlikely partnerships help small businesses thrive

Posted by:admin on May 1, 2014

Unlikely pairings of large and small companies are making a difference for small businesses. Small companies often struggle with a lack of funding and little experience running a business. About half fail within the first five years. Some large companies are coming to the rescue providing mentorship, formal instruction and cash in the form of loans or prizes to help give small companies a leg up.

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M&A activity reaches highest first quarter volume in a decade: PwC

Posted by:admin on May 1, 2014

The U.S. oil and gas industry saw a record high volume of first quarter mergers and acquisitions — the highest its been in more than a decade. The M&A deals were driven by more activity in the drilling sector and interest in oil and gas assets by foreign players, according to a report from PricewaterhouseCoopers US.

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All about allergies (access required)

Posted by:Central Penn Parent Staff on April 30, 2014

If your child is struggling through allergies, they don’t have to wait it out. Area physicians say there are simple things you can do to help with seasonal allergies...

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