Tag Archives: Businesses

Amazon Opens Store for Unique Products by Small Businesses

Filed under: Amazon.com, Retail, Small Business, Entrepreneurs, This Built America Michael Desmond/ABC via Getty ImagesMark Cuban and Daymond John on the set of ABC’s “Shark Tank.” By MAE ANDERSON NEW YORK — It may be the biggest online marketplace in the U.S., but a new store on Amazon will support the little guy. The e-commerce powerhouse is opening a store ...

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IRS apologizes for seizing bank accounts of small businesses

By STEPHEN OHLEMACHER, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Pressured by Congress, the IRS has apologized for seizing banks accounts from otherwise law-abiding business owners simply because those owners structured bank transactions to avoid federal reporting requirements. The alleged crime was that they routinely made bank deposits of less than $ 10,000. That allowed the business owners to avoid reporting requirements ...

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What’s In a Name? ‘Isis’-Named Businesses Fight Image Woes

Filed under: Company News, Small Business, Advertising & Marketing, Scandals and Lawsuits, Entrepreneurs Lenny Ignelzi/AP By TOM MURPHY Aeran Brent is tired of visitors asking about her store’s name or snapping pictures of the sign outside. Unfortunately, that’s life for a small business owner whose shop — Isis Bridal and Formal — shares a name with ISIS, the acronym of ...

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