[unemployment] WASHINGTON, D.C. — Twenty-three percent of America’s unemployed have been jobless for a year or longer, the highest rate since World War II, according to a study released this week by the Pew Economic Policy Group.
MOUNTAINSIDE— Victims of severe storms, flooding, mudslides and landslides beginning March 12 in New Jersey may qualify for tax relief from the Internal Revenue Service.
STATE—New Jerseyans continue to worry about their job security, according to the quarterly consumer survey by Fairleigh Dickinson University’s Silberman College of Business.
MOUNTAINSIDE –– With the April 15 tax filing deadline right around the corner, the IRS offers taxpayers who have not yet filed a few last-minute tips.
Are you having trouble managing a heavy debt load? If so, you’re not alone. Households with credit cards have an average of nearly $11,000 in debt in these accounts, according to the latest figures from the Nilson Report, which follows credit card transactions.
MOUNTAINSIDE—Children’s Specialized Hospital Foundation is hosting a FREE Wills Workshop on Wednesday, May 5, 7-9 p.m., at Children’s Specialized Hospital, 150 New Providence Road, Mountainside.
Many Americans have experienced tough times in the last year or so, including the loss of a job. If you’re uncertain how the tax laws apply to those who are unemployed or seeking a new position, the New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants (NJSCPA) offers some timely tax season advice:
Raising a family is challenging, even under the best circumstances. For those with special needs children, however, the emotional – and financial – stakes are raised dramatically. Medical bills and specialized care often far outweigh normal costs.
NEW PROVIDENCE—The New Jersey Small Business Development Center at Kean University has partnered with Affinity Federal Credit Union to host free business counseling services.
STATE – Taxpayer Assistance Centers in several New Jersey locations will be open on Saturday, March 27, from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.