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Amazon would generate $31 million in taxes for Schodack, study shows

The 800 jobs that would be created at a massive Amazon distribution center in rural Rensselaer County would have annual earnings of $22 million — about $27,600 on average per employee — according to an economic analysis. The analysis was done on be.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 12th, 2018

Document: Barry offered Amazon $375M — and much more — to lure HQ2 - Nashville Business Journal

Nashville Business JournalDocument: Barry offered Amazon $375M — and much more — to lure HQ2Nashville Business JournalThe city of Nashville offered Amazon job grants worth as much as $375 million — and an untold discount on property taxes.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsNov 30th, 2018

British treasury chief proposes ‘digital services tax’ on tech giants

Britain’s chancellor of the exchequer, Phillip Hammond, has proposed a new tax targeting technology companies such as Google, Facebook and Amazon. The tax would take effect starting in April 2020 and generate about $512 million per year......»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 29th, 2018

37% of Americans have gone to sleep hungry because they didn’t have money; 69% of households have less than $1,000 in savings

Nonfiction Research published study that shows, in a country where women are quietly fuming about feeling underpaid, 45 million American women would consider paying their bank for salary consulting. And y.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkOct 16th, 2018

Amazon hasn’t cut Whole Foods prices as much as expected, study shows

When Amazon.com bought natural foods grocery chain Whole Foods Market last year, it sent a shockwave through the supermarket industry as analysts expected huge price cuts at notably high-priced Whole Foods. But it hasn’t happened, at least not .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 8th, 2018

Sharing is caring, particularly with Netflix, Hulu and Uber accounts

A new study shows that 3 out of 4 Americans are sharing streaming, shopping and mobile accounts such as Netflix, Hulu and Amazon Prime with their family, friends and even exes......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 7th, 2018

Take note, Triad: Amazon negotiated $130 million in incentives for fulfillment centers in recent months

Amazon's rapidly expanding fulfillment and delivery network shows no signs of slowing, thanks to a recent batch of taxpayer-backed incentives that adds up to more than $130 million......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 19th, 2018

Study: New businesses generate huge economic impact in downtown Phoenix

A new economic report looking at downtown Phoenix shows the fast-growing area is generating $9.7 billion annually in economic activity. This number is derived from 66,000 employees in the downtown area earning $3.9 billion in total income, accordin.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 16th, 2018

Silicon Valley made a big deal about obeying GDPR, but a study shows the policies of firms like Facebook are "vague" and "insufficient" (FB, AMZN, GOOG)

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Apple, Google, Facebook, and Amazon are all falling short of new European privacy rules, according to a co.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 5th, 2018

Cupertino to get serious tonight about new business tax that could generate millions from Apple

Polling shows Cupertino residents heavily favor taxes in Apple's hometown that the Chamber of Commerce doesn't like......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 19th, 2018

Amazon wants 1 million-square-foot distribution center in Rensselaer County

Amazon.com Inc. would fill a 1 million-square-foot distribution center that a developer wants to build in Schodack, New York, employing at least 800 people full-time when it opens in the third quarter of 2019. Amazon's involvement in the project, whic.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 18th, 2018

Need to know: Five things that happened while Yuengling renamed the USF Sun Dome

1 Podcasting pays: There was an 86 percent jump in U.S. podcasting advertising revenue in 2017, a study from the Interactive Advertising Bureau and PwC shows. That equates to $314 million, up from $169 million in 2016. It’s estimated podcast revenue .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 18th, 2018

Amazon paid $250 million in state and local taxes in 2017, according to a report

Amazon is lo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 10th, 2018

Amazon’s stalled jobs could cost Puget Sound region"s economy $3.5 billion a year, study shows

A new report by ECONorthwest projects economic fallout if Amazon follows through with a threat to axe more than 7,000 jobs slated for two planned Amazon buildings if the city passes its head tax on large employers......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 9th, 2018

Study: MU System has $5.4B impact on state economy

According to the study, the MU System supports 61,105 jobs throughout the state, and more than $244 million in state and local revenue taxes are collected because of the system......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 27th, 2018

This HQ2 study shows Central Ohio"s tech scene is attractive to Amazon, others

A recent study that examined Amazon's interest in tech jobs as an indication of where its HQ2 could go, put Columbus in the middle of the pack. Still, the study says the city has a leg up on many of its peers.  New York-based data firm the Confer.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 23rd, 2018

Streaming Video Services Made More Original Shows Than Broadcast or Cable in 2018, Report Says

In four years, streaming services have quadrupled their market share. Online streaming platforms like Netflix and Amazon just made television hist.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortune4 hr. 51 min. ago

Google Chromecast Finally Back on Amazon’s Shelves (Timed Perfectly for Stuffing Stockings)

Amazon stopped selling Chromecast because it doesn't offer Amazon Prime shows. Holiday shoppers who want to gi.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortune9 hr. 51 min. ago

Deals between banks and colleges cost students $27 million, long-delayed CFPB report finds

A former official at the CFPB accused political leadership of suppressing the study......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 11th, 2018

Capitol Report: Nearly a million filed for disability during the recession who otherwise wouldn’t have, study finds

Nearly 1 million people filed for disability benefits they ordinarily wouldn’t have due to the recession, a new study finds......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 10th, 2018

After controversy, Trump administration releases report showing deals between banks,colleges cost students $27 million

A former official at the CFPB, which produced the study, accused political leadership of suppressing it......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 10th, 2018