Utilities are among the nation's biggest dividend-payers, and since 2003, the Internal Revenue Service has taxed corporate dividends at the same rate as capital gains — currently, 15 percent. But tax parity is set to expire at year's end, part of the looming "fiscal cliff" that will trigger massive tax hikes and budget cuts,...
While the New Jersey Health Information Technology Extension Center has reached a milestone in getting primary-care physicians to implement electronic health record systems, the head of a physicians group said increasing costs could halt further adoption in the state.
A federal bill that would allow states to force online retailers to collect sales tax was debated today at a U.S. House of Representatives' Judiciary Committee hearing, though the head of a state retail association said the effort is just as likely to stall as New Jersey's bill did when the state Read More »
While Princeton-based NRG Energy has grown its retail electricity supply business to more than 2 million customers in Texas, the company has not seen significant growth in its retail sector in New Jersey, despite its acquisition of Philadelphia-based Energy Plus Holdings LLC last year.Read More »