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Why Aren’t More Companies Moving to Nevada? Apple Is!

28/06/12 8:42 pm | Comments (2) | Posted By:

  A recent article published in the New York Times, highlights how Apple is taking advantage of Nevada’s 0% corporate tax rate. Apple has created a subsidiary for their $100 billion in cash that invests in bonds and other low risk financial instruments. All the interest earned, $2.5 billion since 2006, has been shielded from state income t...

2012 Leadership Reno/Sparks Class Fundraiser to benefit the Sparks Senior Citizen Center

22/06/12 5:33 pm | Comments (0) | Posted By:

  As a member of the class of 2012 Leadership Reno/Sparks, I invite you to join us for a fund-raising event benefitting the Sparks Senior Center. Come join us for a great opportunity to appreciate the offerings of two of Reno’s most popular riverfront businesses while supporting the community. Each year, as part of the program, the Lead...

Cloud computing: A whole lot of fluff

14/06/12 9:52 pm | Comments (1) | Posted By:

  As I’m staring at an article in Business Week, I keep searching for the article to explain why my company wants to pay for something we already have. The “cloud” is by definition just a network of computers and the reason they came up with the name is because of the original diagram shape of the internet (a cloud). In the cloud are networks...

THE IRS – AND THEIR FUNDING ISSUES

07/06/12 9:27 pm | Comments (1) | Posted By:

 

So you think you have financial issues?  Just listen to what Nina Olson, National Taxpayer Advocate, has to say about the IRS.  In her annual report to Congress she suggested that the IRS’s increasing workload and declining resources are the most serious problems facing taxpayers.  So how does she connect the dots to conclude that this is a “...