IRS now accepting ...

The Internal Revenue Service reminds taxpayers affected by recent changes involving the Individual Taxpayer Identification Number (ITIN) program that they can now begin submitting their ITIN renewal applications to the IRS. Under the Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes...
Posted On 28 Nov 2016

Undocumented ...

Undocumented immigrants contribute to the U.S. economy in many ways. An updated 50-state study, ‘Undocumented Immigrants’ State and Local Tax Contributions’, by the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy (ITEP) finds that undocumented immigrants’ tax contributions would...
Posted On 14 Nov 2016

Unidos App ...

Immigrants have a lot at stake in this year’s presidential campaign, and a new smartphone app aims to help get out the vote on Election Day. Voter turnout will be critical this year. But historically fewer Latino voters, especially Latino …
Posted On 01 Nov 2016

Trump’s jobs promise ...

Donald Trump’s promise to grow the U.S. economy fast enough to create 25 million new jobs over the next decade is bound to win support among American workers. There’s only one problem with his pledge. Without a wave of new …
Posted On 28 Sep 2016

Chicken recalled in ...

Officials have announced that more than 650,000 pounds of chicken items that have been sold at 17 retail stores across Arkansas are being recalled. The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service announced that MIH Marketing and Sales, …
Posted On 25 Sep 2016

Sprint to add 100 ...

Governor Asa Hutchinson, Mayor Mark Stodola, and the Little Rock Regional Chamber of Commerce announced the wireless carrier recently opened a regional office in Little Rock, Arkansas, to serve as the South Central headquarters which includes Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi,...
Posted On 14 May 2016

More than half of ...

Half of startups worth $1 billion or more in the U.S. were founded by immigrants, and laws should make it easier for would be entrepreneurs to enter the country, says a group which recently released research on immigrants and the …
Posted On 08 May 2016

Paying by ...

Mobile payments for goods and services are becoming increasingly common. The Arkansas Attorney General’s office says financial identity fraud occurs when anyone uses another person’s identifying information in an attempt to open a credit card or debit account...
Posted On 10 Apr 2016

Free tax preparation ...

Little Rock residents are encouraged to come out to Super Saturday to check their eligibility for the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) and get help with tax return preparation.
Posted On 06 Feb 2016

Tech companies move ...

Two technology companies announced that they have moved their headquarters from Conway to Little Rock and said they plan to add more than 75 employees. Inuvo, a digital publishing and advertising technology company, and PrivacyStar, a subsidiary of First Orion, …
Posted On 29 Dec 2015