NJBIA - New Jersey Business & Industry Association

08/14/2019 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 08/14/2019 04:11

NJBIA News & Opinion

The communications staff at the New Jersey Business & Industry Association provides daily news about issues that affect the business community. You can browse our articles or receive them direct to your inbox by signing up for our daily e-news service, New Jersey Business Today. In addition, members receive our award-winning monthly magazine, New Jersey Business.

NJBIA announced Tuesday it is pleased to welcome three new organizations to the now 20-member ChamberLink partnership, which allows local and regional chambers of commerce and business organizations throughout the state to offer reciprocal discounts on events and share timely business information. The newest ChamberLink members are the NJ LGBT Chamber, Eastern Monmouth Area Chamber […]

The German American Chamber of Commerce in New York (GACC), in partnership with the New Jersey Apprenticeship Network, will host an event on Aug. 22 at Montclair State University to celebrate the launch of its New Jersey apprenticeship program. Gov. Phil Murphy will provide the keynote presentation at this free event, which will be held […]

The 2018 tax year was the first one in which businesses enjoyed a special tax deduction from their Qualified Business Income (QBI). So how many benefited from it? According to Barbara Weltman at the Big Ideas for Small Business blog, 14.3 million taxpayers did. She crunched the numbers from the preliminary statistics from the IRS […]

Horizon Blue Cross & Blue Shield of New Jersey has earned national recognition for its diversity and inclusion initiatives that aim to make its workforce and vendors as diverse at 3.7 million Horizon BCBS members the insurer serves. 'There are 155 languages spoken in the homes across New Jersey and health care is extremely personal,' […]

WASHINGTON - The Internal Revenue Service recently launched the new Tax Withholding Estimator, an expanded, mobile-friendly online tool designed to make it easier for everyone to have the right amount of tax withheld during the year. The Tax Withholding Estimator replaces the Withholding Calculator, which offered workers a convenient online method for checking their withholding. […]