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Survey says: More optimism, more hiring for US economy


Despite the protracted crisis in Europe and emerging concerns from China, two independent surveys commissioned by Grant Thornton revealed that executives have growing confidence in the US economy. First, the International Business Report is a survey of 2,800 global businesses. … Continue reading

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Twelve year-end tax tips for businesses and individuals


Now’s the time to employ late-year tax planning strategies. “It’s not too late to change what goes on your tax return when tax season rolls around,” says Justin Ransome, a partner in Grant Thornton’s Washington National Tax Office. “Just a … Continue reading

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2012 US Economic Forecast: Crystal ball “not so clear”


Will it be a “double-dip” recession or 3-percent rise in GDP? That old adage that says, “Ask two economists their opinion and you’ll get three answers,” certainly seems to be holding true as just about everyone lately tries to figure … Continue reading

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