Friday, January 3, 2014, 1:35 PM

The Economic Development Digest - January 3, 2014

Womble Carlyle’s Economic Development Digest aggregates news, opportunities and legislation impacting business in the Southeast and Mid-Atlantic U.S.

In this week's Economic Development Digest:

  • Florida proposes rule on R&D tax credit for target businesses, (December 24, 2013)**
    The Florida Department of Revenue has proposed a rule to implement recent legislation that allows a research and development tax credit against state corporate and franchise tax credit for target industry businesses that claim valid federal corporate income tax credits for qualified research expenses.
  • Thinking outside the (big) box, The New York Times (December 31, 2013)
    After re-evaluating the relationship between worker management and profit, many corporate leaders will realize that paying their workers more and treating them better will actually make everyone better off. And this, indeed, would format a small revolution.
North Carolina
  • Looking for a new normal in 2014, The Daily Courier (December 31, 2013)
    2013 saw the greatest changes in state government in North Carolina in the past 50 years.
South Carolina
  • Start 2014 roads debate with plan, The Greenville News (December 29, 2013)
    South Carolina legislators need a comprehensive plan to provide a stable revenue stream over the long term, and from a variety of sources, to improve South Carolina’s massive road system.

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