Catch up on the latest small business news, from a $50 billion government aid bill to how small businesses are making it through the pandemic.
Welcome to another week of Merchant Maverick’s essential news roundup for small business owners. This week, reports showed hope for economic recovery in the US while new information shined a light on where workers went and how their work habits changed in 2020. Read on through for this week’s top five must-know stories for small […]
The raw data for Merchant Maverick’s “Top States For Black Women-Owned Businesses in 2021” report.
Where do Black female business owners thrive? Which states offer the best opportunities for engagement and support of Black women who own small businesses or startups? Find out the top 10 states for businesses owned by Black women in Merchant Maverick’s detailed data report.
Tax season will begin on February 12 this year — instead of late January as usual — as the IRS will begin accepting returns then. The federal filing deadline is still set for April 15, however. The IRS said that the delayed start is so that the agency can “update and test its systems to reflect late-year tax changes approved by Congress.”
This week, the FTC warned small businesses to be wary of scams. Meanwhile, the PPP relaunched and sent aid to roughly 60,000 struggling businesses. Read about these stories and more in our news roundup for the week of January 22nd, 2021.
Revamped PPP and EIDL programs are set to help small businesses again, while a new SBA program is aimed to help women-led businesses. Read about these stories and more in this week’s small business news roundup.
In the first week of 2021, new guidance arrived for the kickstarted PPP program and data revealed how small businesses are suffering during COVID. Read on for these and more small business news stories from this week.
Which states are best for women who want to start a business when it comes to gender parity, income tax, venture capital, and more? And which states offer the worst opportunities? Explore the top ten best states for women-led startups in Merchant Maverick’s detailed data report.
Congress is nailing down the details on a new stimulus package for the PPP and EIDL programs. What does it mean for your small business?