Local firm management news from around the web: Feb. 26 – March 2

Written on Feb 28, 2018

Trump wants sales tax applied to online purchases, Mnuchin says
President Donald Trump “feels strongly” that the U.S. should permit collection of state and local sales taxes on purchases made over the internet, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said.

Ohio businesses cleared to use new municipal tax filing system; deadline next week
Judge rules centralized municipal tax filings can move forward in Ohio – a victory for Ohio businesses. Employers can opt in by March 1 for 2018 benefits.

FINRA warns investors of 'regulator' imposter scams
The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority has issued an Investor Alert warning investors to beware of financial scams in which con artists are posing as regulators to make fraudulent investment pitches.

Employee social media and employee discipline – caution
Companies have social media policies addressing what employees can post on social media even if it is the employee’s private social media page. The way businesses monitor and possibly use private social media posts to discipline or terminate employees is something that needs to be addressed with significant caution.

Tech Corner: The problem with today’s driverless car technology is the drivers
Vehicles that aren’t fully autonomous require driver education.

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