taxes - Philly


Apr. 30, 2018 9:50 am

7 questions Philly startup founders want Mayor Kenney to answer

During our quarterly stakeholder meeting we held a brief AMA of sorts on behalf of the mayor. We'll ask him these questions (and maybe yours?) Thursday at #PTW18's marquee event.

Feb. 21, 2018 12:38 pm

Building Philly’s own Amazon starts with fixing this city tax policy

In a speech to City Council, Arcweb CEO Chris Cera says building Philly's own Amazon starts with tax policy — namely, killing the “Second Year Slap.”

Jun. 13, 2017 2:02 pm

Op-ed: Pa.’s ‘tech tax’ is the wrong type of disruption

PromptWorks cofounder Greg Sterndale argues that Gov. Tom Wolf's proposed computer services tax could drive smaller tech businesses out of the state.

Jun. 12, 2017 10:57 am

Philly tech execs went to Harrisburg to lobby against Pa.’s proposed ‘Tech Tax’

PACT organized the field trip of sorts in partnership with the Pittsburgh Technology Council.

Jun. 5, 2017 12:58 pm

Councilman Oh, back at work, speaks up against the ‘Tech Tax’

Forty-eight hours after being stabbed, the councilman was back at his desk and spoke with about the proposed levy.

May 18, 2017 10:27 am

Could the proposed Pa. tech tax threaten Philly’s status as a ‘lean startup’s paradise’?

Attorney Ernie Holtzheimer lays out the stakes of Gov. Wolf's plan to revitalize a '90s-era tax.

Jan. 20, 2017 10:51 am

Biggest year to date for Philly KIZ: 36 companies grab $2.4 million in tax credits

Companies like Sidecar, Biomeme and VeryApt received credits.

Mar. 3, 2016 4:02 pm

Under Kenney’s proposed budget, wage tax would be at lowest rate since 1975

Announced today, here's one of the Mayor's initiatives to support the business community.

May 14, 2015 2:58 pm

City rolls out web app showing how tax hike would help Philly schools

The Nutter administration is using open data to push a policy agenda.

Feb. 10, 2015 9:32 am

This detail in Philly tax policy convinced ModSolar to relocate here

And what the U.S. solar industry being outside of Philadelphia has to do with it.

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