Senator vows to extend federal alt-energy grant program

The chairman of the Senate Committee on Finance vowed to fight for an extension of a federal program that provides grants for alternative-energy projects. The Section 1603 grant program provides a cash grant for up to 30 percent of the cost of a qualified energy project, with no dollar limit.

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Ohio suspends Advanced Energy grants

The Ohio Advanced Energy Fund is set to expire December 31, and grant applications have backed up to the point that state officials have stopped accepting new applications. According to a post on the Ohio Department of Development’s website, the state suspended all Notice of Funding Available (NOFAs) last week

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Hear tax specialist Agnes Spoelker on WVXU

Barnes Dennig Tax Specialist Agnes Spoelker, CPA, will discuss tax ideas for investors on an upcoming episode of On the Money with Chris DiSimio on WVXU-FM, 91.7. The show will air Saturday, November 13, at 7:10 AM, and it will be available as a podcast at wvxu.org/economy. Agnes is a

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Health Care Practices May Qualify for Tax Credits

Small businesses, including physician practices, may be eligible for new tax credits of up to 35 percent of the cost of providing health insurance to their employees. The credit will increase to 50 percent in 2014.  To be eligible for the credit, your practice must: Cover at least 50 percent

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