Business

Taxing Thoughts: The best way to avoid an audit – preparation
Getting audited by the IRS is no fun. Some taxpayers are selected for random audits every year, but the chances of that happening to you are very small. You are much more...
Cherokee County Emergency Management Coordinator Sidney Riley...
During the Dec. 20 meeting, Rotarian Dianna Rowell, Administrator at Jacksonville Healthcare Center, hosted Sidney Riley, Emergency Management...

Rusk Leadership Institute Program
Starting soon. Learn the ins and outs and go “behind the scenes” of businesses and organizations around Rusk, like the state hospital, prison systems, Rusk ISD, Texas State...
Take Charge of Business at the Texas Business Conferences
The Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) has announced its 2018 Texas Business Conference schedule with 16 locations available throughout the state. The conferences offer...
How Well Do You Know Better Business Bureau?
Although for more than 100 years, BBB has helped people find and recommend businesses, brands and charities they can trust, occasionally questions are received about the...
J’ville Rotary hears from Admissions Coordinator at Twin Oaks...
At the Dec. 27 meeting, Rotarian Kim Felt, Admissions Coordinator at Twin Oaks Health and Rehab, shared about a music and memory program used to...

Jacksonville Rotary hears from new President of JEDC
Rotarian Robert Fannette, Real Estate Broker at Century 21, hosted James Hubbard, newly appointed President of the Jacksonville Economic...

Taxing Thoughts: New year, new job
There are a lot of new things to get used to when you change jobs, from new responsibilities to adjusting to a new company culture. You may not have considered the tax...
BBB accepting nominations for 2018 BBB Award for Excellence
Does your businesses demonstrate excellence in the marketplace? On Tuesday, March 6, BBB will honor businesses with a commitment to trust and integrity at the 2018 BBB...
Rusk Leadership Institute Program
Starting soon. Learn the ins and outs and go “behind the scenes” of businesses and organizations around Rusk, like the state hospital, prison systems, Rusk ISD, Texas State...
State Sales Tax Revenue Totaled $2.8 Billion in November
Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar said on Monday, Dec. 4, that state sales tax revenue totaled $2.78 billion in November, 11.1 percent more than in November 2016. “The...
Average Unemployment Insurance Tax Rates Decrease for Texas Employers
With the continued positive economic growth in Texas, the Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) on Tuesday, Dec. 12, announced the average Unemployment Insurance (UI) tax rate...
BBB: Offers Marketing Basics for Businesses
In over 25 years of managing and consulting organizations of all sizes, business owners have shared with me a multitude of the challenges they face. One of the items with...
Houston Men Sentenced in East Texas Gas Pump Skimmer Cases
Two Houston men were sentenced Thursday, Dec. 14 in separate cases for their involvement with gas pump skimmers, announced Acting U.S. Attorney Brit Featherston. A skimmer...
Taxing Thoughts: Business year-end tax moves
Even though the end of 2017 is near, it is not too late to get your business into the best possible tax position for the new year. Here are some year-end tax moves to...