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Christie’s Proposed Bill Could Deliver Even Bigger Tax Breaks to NJ Boat Buyers

September 1st, 2015 by NJPP Staff | No Comments

When the state Senate returns to Trenton for a voting session later this month it will consider a proposal that could end up providing a big tax break to those planning to buy a boat in New Jersey.


The Results Are In and This Is How N.J. Residents Value a Year of Life

September 1st, 2015 by NJPP Staff | No Comments

Last week, we came to the readership of NJ.com with a simple, but incredibly difficult question to answer: What would you pay for one year of good, healthy life?


Development Money Goes Unsought in Camden, A.C.

August 31st, 2015 by NJPP Staff | No Comments

With deadlines for those credits nearing – applications are being accepted until July 2016, and approved projects must be complete by 2018 – and a finite amount of money available, some developers are moving quickly to qualify.


N.J. Lost 13,600 Jobs in July but the Unemployment Rate Fell

August 20th, 2015 by NJPP Staff | No Comments

New Jersey lost nearly 14,000 jobs in July, with the largest employment declines posted in leisure and hospitality and professional and business services, according to new labor data released on Thursday.


N.J. Lost Over 26k Jobs in Last Two Months

August 20th, 2015 by NJPP Staff | No Comments

According to new data released Thursday by the state Department of Labor and Workforce Development, New Jersey lost over 13,000 jobs last month.


$830M in Tax Breaks Later, Christie Says His Camden Plan Won’t Work for America

August 20th, 2015 by NJPP Staff | No Comments

Despite the uncertainty, Christie has spent future money generously on the tax breaks. According to an analysis by the left-leaning watchdog group New Jersey Policy Perspective, tax subsidies offered under Christie since 2010 are worth twice as much as the total amount in subsidies offered by the state in the 20 years prior.


New Jersey Senator Wants to Give ‘A-List’ Performers Tax Credit

August 18th, 2015 by NJPP Staff | No Comments

Following pop rock band Maroon 5’s recent beach concert in Atlantic City, a New Jersey senator is pushing a bill that would provide a gross income tax credit for “A-list” performing artists.


Authority OKs Tax Breaks to Bring, Boost Business in S.J.

August 13th, 2015 by NJPP Staff | No Comments

Two California-based companies and a third firm from Texas are the latest to see tax breaks offered by the New Jersey Economic Development Authority (EDA) in exchange for staying or expanding in New Jersey.


Christie Vetoes Boat Bill; Wants Bigger Tax Cut

August 12th, 2015 by NJPP Staff | No Comments

Consumers who buy boats in New Jersey would see their sales tax cut in half under a proposal by Gov. Chris Christie.


EDA Backs Tax Breaks for Camden Ventures

August 12th, 2015 by NJPP Staff | No Comments

A state authority on Tuesday approved tax breaks worth $34 million for two proposed business ventures in Camden.






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