Archives for November 2013

Alumnae Nonprofit Delivers Supplies to Needy Schools

Last year, Ashley Fischer ’09 and Julie Seltzer ’09 founded BUSS, a nonprofit that funnels used goods — e.g., laptops, desks, notebooks — from private schools in New York City to less fortunate schools in desperate need of supplies. BUSS (which stands for ‘Bringing Under-resourced Schools Supplies’) in its first year transferred over $100,000 worth of supplies, and the founders are expanding their operation this year.

How To Create Year-End Bonuses (SBA)

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With an early blast of winter for many across the country, and the fact that Christmas merchandise has been out since the Halloween candy went on sale, we have entered a bit of a time warp that will bring the end of the before we know it. Whether you’re hoping for a year-end bonus, or wondering if you should give one, you may find interesting the Small Business Administration’s five tax rules for year-end bonuses.