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April 10, 2014

Increasing tax burdens (76%) are the top concern of retail CEOs, according to PwC’s 17th Annual Global CEO Survey. Worries about the tax burden were followed by the government response to the fiscal deficit and debt burden (74%), over-regulation (69%), the high and volatile prices of raw materials (68%), and exchange rate volatility (64%).

New York -- Increasing tax burdens (76%) are the top concern of retail CEOs, according to PwC’s 17th Annual Global CEO Survey. Worries about the tax burden were followed by the government response to the fiscal deficit and debt burden (74%), over-regulation (69%), the high and volatile prices of raw materials (68%), and exchange rate volatility (64%).

May 31, 2012

Amazon.com Inc. will begin collecting 7% sales tax from New Jersey residents starting in July 2013. The online giant announced the agreenment on Wednesday at the Statehouse in Trenton, N.J. It also announced it will build two distribution centers in New Jersey.

New York -- Amazon.com Inc. will begin collecting 7% sales tax from New Jersey residents starting in July 2013. The online giant announced the agreenment on Wednesday at the Statehouse in Trenton, N.J.  It also announced it will build two distribution centers in New Jersey.

Each warehouse will measure about one million square feet. The centers will create a projected 1,500 full-time jobs and would enable the state of New Jersey to collect an estimated $30 to $40 million in tax revenue.

August 8, 2011

By Fred Stiftel, president and CEO, Walton Management Services

September 8, 2010

Chicago Lakeside Development LLC, a venture of Chicago-based McCaffery Interests and Pittsburgh-based US Steel Corp....

August 25, 2010

A survey released Thursday by the National Retail Federation found that most Americans feel a...

December 17, 2008

New York Gov. David Paterson unveiled a 2009-2010 fiscal year state budget of $12.1 billion...

September 8, 2008

The Pep Boys announced its earnings for the second quarter and first half of its...