Sole proprietors can establish retirement plans for employees, but their own eligibility to participate is limited. We explain in this Business Tip.
The Dow and S&P 500 shed some points on Tuesday while the Nasdaq tacked on fractional gains. Moves were mixed amid a variety of economic news. Real GDP increased by 3.9 percent in the third quarter, exceeding the initial reading of 3.5 percent growth, but shy of the second quarter’s 4.6 percent expansion.
Substantial reporting requirements have been added to the 2014 tax return to facilitate the ACA insurance mandate. We explain in this Tax Tip.
Technology brands led the way up on Thursday. Intel tacked on nearly 4.7 percent, leading advancers on the Dow. The semiconductor giant will boost its annual dividend by 6.7 percent and said sales in 2015 will match estimates. Stocks gained today on a variety of economic news.