You have been warned! Today is last day to sign up for FREE health workshop

Friday, Nov. 3, (that is, TODAY)  is the deadline to register for Covering Health: A News Workshop, to be held in Madisonville Friday, Nov. 10. The workshop is FREE to any journalist, but the organizers need to prepare materials and lunch, so they need you to register. You can do that by clicking here. The workshop will run from 9:30 […]

Important National Debate on Tax Reform Preserves Advertising Expense Deduction—So Far

Contains two important provisions to small newspapers WASHINGTON—An important national debate on reform of the federal tax code was initiated yesterday by House of Representatives leadership. It appears that the first versions of the bill recognize the critical importance of encouraging economic growth through advertising, according to National Newspaper Association President Susan Rowell, publisher of the Lancaster News, Lancaster, SC. […]

Stop Congress from taxing advertising

From the News Media Alliance The House Ways & Means Committee just released tax reform legislation that sets the stage for a tax package to move through Congress. We have heard that there is still a risk of Congress limiting the business deduction of advertising expenses to offset costs of lowering the corporate tax rate. This legislative text will soon […]