Minimum Wage or More Progressive Taxation?

Minimum Wage Increases Vs. More Progressive Taxation – which is better for small businesses that generate jobs? Vastly increasing the minimum wage makes it more difficult for the already heavily troubled small business sector. A combination of a more (perhaps much...

2015 Half-Time Report

Jonathan discusses some of the more pressing topics of current market and economic activity in his annual Halftime Report. Fundamentals have not changed (much) since this presentation was given live to clients in late July 2015.  This being said, the volatility that...
Minimum Wage Changes

Minimum Wage Changes

Minimum Wages Changes are happening everywhere giving entry level workers a boost and making small business owners rethink their business models. The federal minimum wage remains at $7.25. However, last week, the Los Angeles city council voted to raise the city’s...