Press Releases For CA - San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara (US)

Yelp Partners with Micello Indoor Maps to Improve Location Accuracy Within Venues

Micello today announced that Yelp has joined the Micello Marketplace of integrations. With this partnership, venue owners around the world can instantly approve Micello to upload the latest indoor maps and data to Yelp.

Micello Welcomes Mist to Its Marketplace Partner Program, Combining High Accuracy Wireless Location Services and Virtual Beacons with Global Indoor Map Solution

Micello, the leading global provider of indoor maps is excited to announce a partnership and joint customers with Mist Systems. This partnership enables Micello maps to be used within Mist's wireless platform to deliver high-accuracy, low latency indoor wayfinding, and virtual beacon-based proximity services.

VAT Updates: China, Czech Republic, Romania, Portugal

LogoChina’s pilot scheme for VAT which is intended to replace the current business tax in Shanghai is likely to be extended to Beijing in July, this year. Currently, VAT is being applied only to the manufacturing industry. The pilot VAT rates of 11% and 6% are mainly being introduced to support the services sector such as transportation. China commenced the VAT pilot scheme in Shanghai earlier this year with the aim to start unifying all turnover taxes into VAT and reduce the tax burden on the services sector. The pilot scheme is likely to be extended to other Chinese cities of Tianjin, Chongqing and Shenzhen, and Jiangsu Province.

India Provides Details on Mandatory Tax Reporting Requirements for Liaison Offices

LogoIndia’s Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) in a recent notification has provided detailed information that foreign companies with representative or liaison offices must provide to tax authorities in accordance to a 2011 tax law amendment.

LeaderSail Signs TripInsurance.com As Preferred Travel Insurance Provider for JROTC Seamanship Program

TripInsurance.com, the most trusted online resource to help travelers find the trip coverage they need at savings of 40% or more, today announced that LeaderSail, a leadership development program that trains JROTC cadets at sea, has signed TripInsurance.com as the Preferred Provider for travel insurance for students participating in their programs.

IndiaNIC Introduce Its Reformed CakePHP Development Hiring Services

IndiaNIC has introduced reforms to the hired services for CakePHP developers. These reformations have provided more flexibility to the hiring options, and would help the clients to hire CakePHP application developers in accordance with their time zones.

Hong Kong Alters Tax Deduction on Recharge of Share-based Payments

LogoThe Inland Revenue Department (IRD) announced that it has changed its stance on the long disputed tax deduction of inter-group recharge of employee stock options.

France Revises Reporting Criteria to Grant Tax-qualified Stock Options, Free Shares and BSPCE

LogoFrance revises the reporting requirement criteria to grant tax-qualified stock options, free share and Bons de Souscription de Parts de Créateurs d’Entreprise (BSPCE) on January 31, 2012.

Belgium: Tax Rates Increased for Equity Based Stock Options and Dividends

LogoBelgium’s prolonged budgetary discussions resulted in an increase in tax on equity based payments particularly stock options and dividends where most taxable benefits on stock options granted will be increased to 18% from the current 15%.

Get Your Brand On Monitis Launches Its New Free Brandable Reporting Tool

LogoMonitis(TM), the award-winning provider of the leading all-in-one, Cloud-based, IT systems monitoring platform, today announced the launch of the FREE Brandable Reporting Tool, which gives Monitis users the ability to brand their shared Monitis reports and host shared reports under their own domain name.

Peruvian Government Likely to Introduce New Personal Data Protection Law

LogoThe Peruvian Government plans to introduce a new Personal Data Protection Law to protect personal data in private and public databases within Peru.

Canada Budget Cuts Affect Scientific R&D and Overseas Employment Tax Credits

LogoA conservative budget plan for 2012 in Canada proposes to gradually phase out the Overseas Employment Tax Credit (OETC) from the 2013 tax year onwards and reduces the Scientific Research and Experimental Development Program (SR&ED) investment tax credit from 20% to 15%.

Nitless Noggins Opens Their First Salon. Head Lice in Scotts Valley—beware

Scotts Valley—Marcy McQuillian’s dream has come true. The Nitless Noggins Treatment Center on 4200 Scotts Valley Drive in Scotts Valley is finally open.

eInfochips Announces Smallest Form-Factor System-on-Module Around Texas Instruments' DaVinci DM816x and DM814x

eInfochips, a leading product engineering services company, today announced the launch of the smallest form-factor system-on-module (SOM) developed based on DaVinci™ DM816x and DM814x video processors from Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI). eInfochips, which has over 15 years of end-to-end electronic product design and development experience, has developed a pin-compatible SOM for DaVinci DM816x and DM814x video processors with different pin maps.

Belgium Advance Tax Payments: Decree Published, Affects Companies and Self-Employed

Belgium published a Decree on Advance Tax Payments by Self Employed persons and companies in March 2012 that defines when the advance tax payments are due and the tax surcharge rates incase insufficient payments are made.

India Transfer Pricing Update for Distributors

LogoIn the case of Mastek Ltd., India’s Income Tax Appellate Tribunal (ITAT) upheld that Mastek’s (the taxpayer) UK subsidiary was not undertaking merely distributing activities and should be classified as a marketing service provider.

AdminUniverse Launches New Website Aimed at Administrative Professionals and Executive Assistants Training

A significant announcement for administrative professionals and executive assistants, happening prior to Administrative Professionals Week April 22nd to 28th, is the official launch of AdminUniverse, along with its website dedicated to enhancing careers in the administrative profession. Office Dynamics International, Inc., the originators of the Star Achievement Series®, has officially made AdminUniverse an authorized user and training facilitator for the program. AdminUniverse is launching Level l of the three part series on May 10, 2012

Income Tax Deadlines for UK Employers

LogoChinese authorities have released an updated guidance on the registration process for share plans with the State Administration of Foreign Exchange (SAFE), broadening the scope to cover most types of share plans.

China Issues New Rules on SAFE Registration Process for Stocks & Share Plans

LogoChinese authorities have released an updated guidance on the registration process for share plans with the State Administration of Foreign Exchange (SAFE), broadening the scope to cover most types of share plans.

NAC Inducts Rosendin Electric CEO Tom Sorley Into National Academy of Construction

Tom Sorley, Chairman and CEO of Rosendin Electric, one of the nation’s largest private electrical contractors and a 100% employee-owned company, has been inducted as a member of the National Academy of Construction (NAC).

Germany - Non-Resident Companies Can Obtain Tax Relief After Amendments to Anti-Treaty-Shopping Rule

LogoThe German Federal Council’s amendment of the German anti-treaty-shopping (ATS) rule no longer requires a non-German resident company to generate more than 10% of its gross revenues through its own business activities.

Free IT Support Specialists Are Guests on the MSP Show

DataNet IT is a leader in the Bay Area when it comes to supporting the needs of small businesses in San Jose, Oakland and throughout the entire Bay Area.

DataNet IT Offers Free IT Support to Business in the Silicon Valley

What is the heart of Silicon Valley all about? DataNet IT believes that the Silicon Valley culture is all about helping each other and building a vibrant community focused on win-win relationships. It is this focus on benefiting the business community that inspired DataNet IT to offer free IT support to Silicon Valley businesses.

Anvato Powers Journal Broadcast Group Live Video Editing

Anvato Inc., the only video platform that combines live and on-demand video publishing, distribution and monetization in broadcast quality, today announced it has signed Journal Broadcast Group of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, a successful operator of 14 television stations and 33 radio stations stretching from Florida to California.

TripInsurance.com Signs As Sponsor for Cruise Radio

TripInsurance.com, the most trusted online resource to help travelers find the travel insurance coverage they need at savings of 40% or more, has signed a new sponsorship agreement with Cruise Radio (http://www.cruiseradio.net), the Internet radio resource for cruise travelers. With this new sponsorship agreement, TripInsurance.com will now be able to reach more than 125,000 listeners and readers each week who have a special interest in vacation cruising. In addition to reaching Web listeners, Cruise Radio is distributed to passengers aboard Royal Caribbean, Holland America, Celebrity Cruise Lines, Norwegian Cruise Lines, Carnival Cruise Lines, and other global cruise carriers.

UK VAT Returns, Intrastat Declaration Deadlines

LogoBusinesses whose accounting year starts on or after April 1, 2012 are required to file VAT returns online including VAT due to HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC).

French Companies to Pay Compulsory Dividend Bonus to Employees

France has passed legislation enforcing French companies to disburse a bonus to their employees when dividend paid to shareholders exceeds the average of last two fiscal years and when such companies’ employee count is 50 or more.