Industry News

Farm Grant Planning

PA Department of Agriculture’s Farm Vitality Planning Grant Program

The PA Department of Agriculture’s Business Development Center’s Farm Vitality Planning Grant Program makes $1,000,000 available for grants to help offset planning costs for farmers.

Solar Panel Leases - Land Owners

Solar Leases PA Update for Landowners

The second in a series of articles that addresses topics related to solar leases that are important to landowners.

Salary Threshold for Exempt Employees

New Salary Threshold For Exempt Employees

Effective January 1, 2020, the salary level for an employee to qualify for the white-collar exemption of the Fair Labor Standards Act has been raised.

Retirement-Estate-Gift-Contributions

Tax Update IRS Announces New 2020 Limits

New 2020 Limits Announced by IRS for Estate and Gift Tax Limits and Retirement Plan Contributions.

For Sale By Owner

Realtors Should Guard Against Discriminatory Practices

A recent study revealed that housing discrimination by real estate licensees is still happening. Tips on how Realtors can recognize and eliminate illegal practices.

Married Or Soon To Be?

If you are headed down the aisle or have recently taken that trip, marriage may mean more than just a name change or a change of address.

Housing Discrimination - Fair Housing Act

Addressing Housing Discrimination With Your Real Estate Clients

Addressing housing discrimination with your real estate clients. Realtors need to uphold the principals of fair housing, when dealing with clients.

Employee Handbook Mistakes

As a business owner, you probably have an employee handbook. You may have had it drafted by an attorney or perhaps an employee downloaded a template from the internet and adapted it to your situation.