Topic: veteran employment

Small Business Taxes: Five Ways to Prepare for Taxmageddon

The end of year is coming, and – if our representatives in Washington continue their shenanigans and political posturing at the edge of the fiscal cliff – it will bring major changes to small business tax laws. As a business owner what can you to protect your interests? Here are five considerations: 1. Convert your… Read more »

Disabled Veterans Return to the Workforce

A growing population of military personnel returning from service and looking for work in the private sector has led the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) to issue two new guidance documents on the workplace rights of disabled veterans: “Veterans and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)” directed to employers, hiring managers, and HR personnel;… Read more »

Veterans and Employment: Laws, Protections, Incentives…

For your reference, here’s a quick roundup of recent legal updates covering the multi-faceted and hugely important topic of employment of veterans: – New Veterans Law Offers Tax Credits to Employers and Recognizes Hostile Work Environment Claims Under USERRA From Poyner Spruill: “…this new legislation provides for job training and transition assistance to veterans, which… Read more »